Amid Growing Crisis With Atiku, Wike Leads 5 PDP Governors to Top North-Central State for 1 Important Event

Amid Growing Crisis With Atiku, Wike Leads 5 PDP Governors to Top North-Central State for 1 Important Event

  • Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state led members of the Peoples Democratic Party's G-5 governors to Benue state
  • The governors were in Benue state with their Rivers state counterpart for the flag-off of the governorship campaign in the state
  • Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state received his colleagues at the Makurdi Airport in the state's capital city

With the growing crisis between key leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, Governor Nyesom Wike on Sunday, November 6, led members of the party's G-5 governors to Benue state.

Daily Trust reports that the governors were received by their colleagues in charge of Benue state, Samuel Ortom at the Makurdi Airport.

Benue state, Governor Ortom, Nyesom Wike, Seyi Makinde, PDP governors
Nyesom Wike led the G-5 PDP governors to Benue state. Photo: Daily Trust
Source: UGC

Those present in Benue include the governors of Abia, Enugu, Oyo state, Okezie Ikpeazu, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and Seyi Makinde.

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PM News reports that the governors were gathered in the north-central state for the flag-off of the PDP governorship campaign in the state.

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