According to The Herald, Reno Omokri made the assertion in the wake of the verdict of the Presidential election tribunal at struck out Obi’s petition against President Bola Tinubu, Omokri said he was waiting for the 2027 and 2031 elections, pledging that Obi will never smell the presidency seat.
Omokri said, “Peter Obi, I am waiting for you in 2027 and 2031. God sparing my life. Because of what you mannerless fascist horde did to my then one-year-old daughter and the rest of my family, I have vowed that you will never smell the Presidency,”
The former presidential spokesman further said that he would do it to ensure that Nigeria “never makes the mistake of electing Obi as her President, now and forever.”
The former presidential spokesman had earlier on Wednesday predicted that the PEPT verdict would favour one of President Bola Tinubu or Atiku Abubakar.
He further suggested that Peter Obi stood no chance at the tribunal.
Peter Obi had petitioned the tribunal to invalidate the election that saw Tinubu emerge as the country’s president but on Wednesday the tribunal dismissed all pleas of Peter Obi.