Several reactions have trailed a video of the 2023 presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi, and award-winning Nigerian singer David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido.

The former Governor of Anambra State met with Davido at a ceremony in Lagos on Saturday, December 9, 2023.

Peter Obi
Peter Obi & David Adeleke

In the video, which has been spreading like wildfire, the Peter Obi and Davido were seen conversing with people, taking their pictures and having a photo session with them.

Obi’s Birthday Message To Davido

Peter Obi’s relationship with Davido is not new nor has it been hidden from the public.


On November 21, 2023, Obi penned some words of encouragement for the music star in celebration of his 31st birthday.

In a birthday message via Twitter, Obi commended the singer for his philanthropy work.


Also, Obi noted that the singer has helped nurture many talents in the music industry through his charity.

He prayed for God to bless the singer with good health, fruitful years, and the grace to make more impacts in Nigeria.


Now, the video of Obi and Davido has sparked huge reaction on social media, as Nigerians struggle to express their different views.

Some Reactions:

@DanielRegha wrote: “Davido is seen vibing with Peter Obi & there’s no cancel culture, but if he was conversing with Tinubu, Atiku or any politician accused of something, the reactions will be different. So, what’s the celebration for? Obi is yet to clear the allegations against him, while Davido was absent during the campaign season & general elections. The way we Nigerians quickly forget is awful!”.


@iamkissking wrote: “The man wey for save Nigeria and the man wey save afrobeat. Two great men”.

@Nyere_ugo wrote: “The caption should have been “Davido finally met a celebrity! I hope one day we can be known all over the world with good leaders! Thanks to Okocha, Kanu Nkwankwo and Mikel Obi, these are the names I mention to foreigners each time and pretend they don’t know Nigeria”.


@toxicmale_7 wrote: “That man Peter Obi is the most unproblematic man I’ve seen”.

@Joshinvent11 wrote: “DAVIDO as a person is vast in creating, building and maintaining relationships”.

@neishunk wrote: “If Davido sees Tinubu, he go still hype am. So this is really no news”.

@EMMANSO09170057 wrote: “My President with 001 OBO. My president, Mr. Peter Obi, is always smiling.”

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