PDP will suffer if I leave – Gov Wike boasts
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has acknowledged that his social gathering, the Peoples Democratic Event (PDP) will bear if he leaves for a further social gathering.
Wike made the assertion on Monday whereas briefing newsmen in Authorities House, Port Harcourt the state’s capital.
PRESS INFORMANT tales that the governor’s declare is coming barely one week after his Cross River counterpart, Ben Ayade dumped the half for the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC.
The governor moreover claimed that he would win election in any social gathering he joins, stressing that PDP in Rivers State lack political detractor.
Governor Wike, who described himself as asset to the nationwide opposition social gathering, accused some members of the PDP’s Nationwide Working Committee (NWC) of been “tax collectors”.
He acknowledged, “If I’m going away PDP tomorrow, the party will suffer… Some members of PDP NWC are tax collectors. I did not say that every one the members of NWC are tax collectors nonetheless a couple of of them and I stand by my phrases.
“Babangida Aliyu is a mole in PDP. They get knowledge from the PDP and ship it to the ruling social gathering. I am an asset to PDP if I’m going away the social gathering within the current day I will win election in any social gathering I uncover myself. There isn’t a such factor as a political detractor in Rivers PDP as long as the social gathering is anxious. If there’s any State PDP is certain of profitable election, it’s Rivers State. Aliyu is a political obligation to PDP.
“He is not an asset. He as quickly as acknowledged that the northern governors labored in the direction of Jonathan but some of the former PDP governors from the north denied it. I have to let you realize that Aliyu opposed the election of Secondus as a result of the Nationwide Chairman of PDP only to turn round to support Secondus when he was coasting to victory. How can an individual who cannot organise extraordinary Congress in his State ask PDP Nationwide Working Committee, NWC to droop me?”