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“You are a dictator ‘remote-controlling’ PDP,”- Umahi fires back at Wike

The Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has fired back at  Rivers State governor,  Nyesom Wike, calling him a dictator ‘remote-controlling’  the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He vehemently denied the statement credited to Wike that he decamped to  the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) because of his ambition to rule Nigeria in 2023. Speaking on Arise TV interview programme on Wednesday, ...

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Another PDP Governor planning to defect to APC- Wke

As reactions continue to trail the sudden defection of Governor Dave Umahi from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congressive, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers has come up with another shocking news. According to the Governor, another PDP governor is setting the stage for decamping to APC. Making this remark while appearing on a programme on Channels TV ...

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Wike to Umahi: Stop lying because of your presidential ambition

Governor Nyesom Wike has disagreed with Governor David Umahi on the reasons why the latter defected to the the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Recalled that gov Umahi while explaining why he left PDP said the party has not been fair to the South East zone of the country. But reacting, the outspoken Governor said  ...

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Many APC members want to leave, but have not due to shame- Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Thursday received some members of  the All Progressive Congress (APC) who decamped to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). During the event which was  held at the PDP state secretariat, the Governor said some  APC members are still  in the party due to shame of openly admitting failure. Those who decamped are: ex-Director of Finance, ...

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Nigeria’s future not bright with this present political structure- Wike

Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike has said that with this present structure, the future of Nigeria is precarious. Wike, who spoke at event to mark the 60th Independence celebration, in Port Harcourt, recalled prior to the military incursion into politics the country thrived effectively under well-arranged devolution of power. “We had democracy, regional autonomy and fiscal federalism as the guiding principles ...

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Ondo Poll: “Akeredolu will get into trouble if he dares me,”- Gov Wike warns

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has warned APC that he may be forced to get involved directly in the Ondo State governorship election if the ruling All Progressives Congress drags him into their politics. Wike issued the warning while reacting to comments made his Ondo State counterpart, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu who accused him of being the godfather of Rivers ...

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Wke to Amaechi: You should be rotting in jail by now if Nigeria practices true democracy

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has launched strong verbal attacks against the former Governor of the state  Rotimi Amaechi, adding that he should be rotting in jail  if Nigeria truly practices democracy. Wike said the shutdown of Rivers State Judiciary under Rotimi Amaechi’s administration as Governor of the state was a violation of the rights of the people of the ...

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“Akeredolu will win without rigging, violence,”- APC replies Wike

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ondo State will continue to appeal to the electorate to renew its mandate rather than resort to rigging as alleged by Rivers State Governor, Mr. Nyesom Wike. The Ondo APC Publicity Secretary, Alex Kalejaiye, reacting to statement credited to Wike, which alleged that the APC in Ondo State had perfected plans to rig the ...

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Gov Wike denies sponsoring re-election of Obaseki

Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike has denied financing the reelection of Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State. Obaseki was re-elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) last Saturday after dumping of the All Progressives Congress, APC, prior to the election. The Rivers State Governor, who spoke on Channel Television’s Sunrise Daily on Friday, was the chairman of the ...

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“You can’t be a godfather here, Ondo not Rivers,” Akeredolu fires back at Wike

The Governor of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has hit back at Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike of his allegations ahead of the forthcoming polls in Ondo State. While urging Wike to exercise caution over his utterances, Akeredolu said that Ondo State is not Rivers where he can lord over anyone. According to Akeredolu, who spoke through his Commissioner for Information, ...

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