The police said Mr Margif was arrested for issuing dud cheque to a business partner.
“Obi particularly said that God allowed our father to die for a reason,” said Mr Yatai.
The south-east should by now have learnt from the perils of political naivety.
A family source confirmed Mr Margif’s arrest but could not immediately state the reason for the arrest or which police station he was taken to.
The immediate past Commissioner for Environment scored 81 out of 85 votes cast by delegates.
Mr Baba-Ahmed said recent claims that he suggested killing gays during a debate on the Senate floor in 2011 was taken out of context.
The new executive committee led by Olukayode Salako, was unveiled at a news conference in Ikeja on Tuesday.
“Vote for #PeterObi to fix Nigeria, so in their very old age, Buhari and Tinubu won’t be going to London for medical treatment, and Atiku won’t live in Dubai.”
The presidential hopeful in the 2023 elections says he loves Nigeria “irrevocably.”
Mr Datti said this at a news conference in Abuja on Monday, describing the accounts as fake.