2023: NNPP Plans To Merge With Labour Party, Adopt Peter Obi As VP

By Damilare Adeleye

The New Nigeria Peoples Party, NNPP, is making move to merge with Labour Party, LP in order to have high chances of winning the 2023 presidential election.

The party which stated this on Saturday, said discussions with Peter Obi and the Labour Party is on as possible merger are still ongoing.

The NNPP disclosed this in a tweet posted on its Twitter page, @OfficialNNPPng.

It hinted that a special committee had been set up for the talks.

The party said it hoped that the results from the ongoing talks with Obi and the LP would “give Nigeria a chance to be alive, once again.”

The tweet reads, “We wish to inform Nigerians that, our discussions with @PeterObi and the #LabourParty are still ongoing. Special committee was set to discuss arrangements.

“We hope for good results that will give Nigeria a chance to be alive, once again.

“#NNPP #NigeriaDecides2023 #Kwankwaso.”

Meanwhile, there are speculations that the presidential candidate of Labour Party, Peter Obi, may be picked as running mate of Rabiu Kwankwaso of the NNPP if the parties eventually merged.