Rivers State Governor and Chairman of the PDP Marketing campaign Council for the Edo State Governorship election, Nyesom Wike, has alleged plans from some quarters to scuttle the Edo State Governorship election on September 7 in a determined effort to take away Governor Godwin Obaseki from Workplace.
Governor Wike mentioned this whereas briefing newsmen on the Authorities Home in Port Harcourt.
Wike said that the alleged plan is to scuttle the governorship election in Edo State as a result of the All Progressives Congress is frightened of a free and honest election.
Chairman of the Edo PDP Marketing campaign Council additionally alleged plans by safety companies to compromise the Sept. 11 elections in Edo state.
He added that the Marketing campaign Council has intercepted intelligence studies on how safety companies intend to execute their plans in Edo, which might be uncovered in a number of weeks.
“Why are the APC so assured about what’s going to occur. It’s as a result of they suppose that they’ve safety on their aspect. However in a weeks time, we’ll roll-out all their recreation plans as regards safety on this election. We are going to roll-out their recreation plans with all the safety to rig this election.
“We all know the modus operandi of safety on this election. After they wish to rig the election, we all know what they do. Now we have gathered sufficient intelligence on what they intend to do and we will inform you, we might scuttle it.
“If I have been the IG or the Chief of Military Employees, I’ll use this election to inform Nigerians that our nation might be higher in order that if we had been accused earlier than, we will use this election to appropriate it.
“After which INEC too ought to come and make Nigerians believe in them. And we wish to say that the assertion made by the INEC Chairman to say that if there may be violence, they may cease the election. In that place, you’ll play to the arms of the opposition.
“As a result of what they wish to do is ensure that there may be extra violence after which the election is not going to maintain after which by November, Obaseki’s tenure would have ended. That’s the reason they went forward to do this unlawful inauguration of their very own Speaker of the Home of Meeting.
“They (APC) will not be within the election. All they need is to trigger sufficient violence in order that INEC can cancel or droop the election after which wait until November when Obaseki’s tenure would have ended. We all know all this technique,” Wike mentioned.