- Governor Nyesom Wike has alleged that someone in the presidency is behind Iyorchia Ayu and Atiku Abubakar
- Wike on Thursday, September 8, claimed that this presidential backing is why Ayu is refusing to resign as the PDP chairman
- The Rivers governor, however, promised Nigerians that in due time he will reveal the identity of the said presidential aid
Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike is pointing accusing fingers at an unnamed presidential aide as prying into the affairs of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
According to the Rivers governor, the national chairman of the party, Iyorchia Ayu, is refusing to honour his promise to resign because he has support from the aide.
However, Governor Wike on Thursday, September 8, both Ayu and Atiku Abubakar that the same forces at the Presidency promised someone the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) but disappointed him eventually.
He disclosed that very soon he will mention the name of the presidential aide.
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Wike spoke on Wednesday when he led his Oyo counterpart, Seyi Makinde, to inaugurate the Faculty of Social Sciences, Campus of the Rivers State University and to commission the construction of staff quarters for the faculty sited in Emohua Local Government Area.
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The Rivers strongman said PDP must as a matter of urgency do the right thing or wait to account for its wrong decisions later. Wike, whose band was drawn to a song highlighting the principle of fairness, insisted that nobody could manipulate him.
He said some governorship candidates of the party were only bearing the names to collect money wondering why the party wanted them to deal with such characters.