Amaechi Should Behave Like Jonathan - Wike

Amaechi Should Behave Like Jonathan - Wike

 Peoples Democratic Party Guber candidate for the Rivers state election, Barr Nyesom Wike  has rebuked allegations by Governor Chibuike Amaechi that the ongoing governorship and House of Assembly elections was a sham.

Wike said that Amaechi should never be listened to and told politicians in the state to emulate President Goodluck Jonathan who conceded defeat in the last presidential election.

“Which election has he (Amaechi) not described as a sham. He dismissed the presidential election as a sham but when Buhari won, did he not say it was an act of God”, he said.

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Wike who spoke in Obio Akpor local government area today further accused the governor of allegedly going round some wards in Obio Akpor local government area, adding that he disrupted election exercise in Ward 12.

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“We should emulate Mr President who conceded defeat for the peace of the nation. They have turns Rivers state to the national headquarters of their party”.

Wike also said INEC had postponed elections in Ward 15 and 16 in Obio Akpor local government area.


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