The Labour Party vice presidential candidate, Yusuf Datti Baba-Ahmed, has explained why he accepted his nomination as the running mate to the party’s presidential candidate, Peter Obi.

Obi, who is a former Anambra State governor unveiled Baba-Ahmed as his running mate in Abuja on Friday.

Baba-Ahmed is the founder of Baze University, Abuja. The 46-year-old was a former lawmaker who represented Kaduna North Senatorial district.

Speaking at the unveiling ceremony, Baba-Ahmed said his decision to accept the nomination was borne out of his commitment to rescuing Nigeria.

He said, “The undeniable and unchallengeable fundamental reason for being on this ticket is to rescue Nigeria.”

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