IN SHORT: With Peter Obi challenging Bola Tinubu’s presidential election victory in court, a visit to his rival would be newsworthy. But that visit did not happen.
This would be notable because Obi is challenging the outcome of the country’s February 2023 election, in which Tinubu, the candidate of the governing All Progressives Congress, was declared the winner.
Obi, who contested on the ticket of the Labour Party, came third.
The post reads, in part: “The Labour Party presidential candidate H.E Peter Obi visited the president-elect Tinubu. The reconciliation and nation building has started.”
But did Tinubu and Obi meet?
Obi: I didn’t visit Tinubu
In the image doing the rounds, it is clear that he has been photoshopped in.
He said: “It did not happen. I have never visited him.”
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