Gov Nyesom Wike
Gov Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has disclosed why the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Get together, PDP, Atiku Abubakar won’t emerge victorious within the 2023 elections.
Wike stated it was unimaginable for Atiku to emerge the president of Nigeria with out successful Lagos, Kano and Rivers states.
He stated this on Friday whereas fielding questions in a media chat with some journalists in Port Harcourt.
Governor Wike was talking in response to the political disaster bedevilling the Peoples Democratic Get together, PDP, centered on him and the get together’s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
“In 2015, Buhari won Lagos and Kano states. Also, in 2019, Buhari won Lagos and Kano states, and PDP won Rivers State,” he stated.
“Presently, Atiku does not have Lagos and Kano states, and now he said he doesn’t need Rivers State. How can he win?”
The PDP has been experiencing some crises in latest instances over the get together’s chairmanship, with some teams demanding the resignation of Iyorchia Ayu, the get together chairman.