Former Nigerian lawmaker, Shehu Sani has said that he does not see a peaceful outcome from the olive branch the president- elect, Bola Tinubu is extending to the Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) flagbearer, Atiku Abubakar.
SPY NIGERIA recalls that Tinubu had urged the opposition to put away the bad blood between them and come together to work for the good of the country
Sani praised the gesture but predicted it would be rebuffed by Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi.
He disclosed this on Thursday in a post via his verified Twitter handle.
He tweeted: “Asiwaju’s peace overture is good, but I don’t think it will produce any result with the PDP and LP Presidential candidates. The country will certainly be dragged into a long legal battle.”
Shehu Sani Sends Message To Peter Obi, Atiku
Meanwhile, Sani has urged the presidential candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Labour Party (LP), Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi respectively to address their massive followers.
Sani stated this on Twitter. He urged the citizenry to remain calm maintaining that unity and peace are significant to the democratic principles of Nigeria.
According to Sani those who suffered defeat should either congratulate the winner or take the path of seeking legal redress over the electoral infractions.
Sani wrote, “The candidates and leaders of the opposition should address their teeming supporters. They should either congratulate the winner or take the path of seeking legal redress over the electoral infractions. Meanwhile, a call for unity and peace is of importance for our democracy and country.”