Chairman of the Individuals’s Democratic Celebration, PDP Nationwide Marketing campaign Council within the simply concluded governorship election in Edo State, and Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has warned that he could also be compelled to become involved instantly within the Ondo State governorship election ought to the ruling All Progressives Congress drag him into their politics.
Wike issued the warning whereas reacting to feedback by his Ondo State counterpart, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu who accused him of being the godfather of Rivers politics.
Governor Akeredolu, had in a press release by Donald Ojogo, Commissioner for Info and Orientation in Ondo State, mentioned the folks of the state will resist Wike’s “try to play the function of a godfather” in Ondo.
“Wike’s imperialistic strategy was most unlucky and unbecoming,” he mentioned.
However Wike who maintained that he has no ambition to be a godfather to any politician mentioned he gained’t hesitate to marketing campaign with the achievements of his celebration, the PDP.
“To begin with, I don’t need to consider that Akeredolu could make such a press release. He doesn’t have what it takes to make such a press release. Godfather of what and for who? We’re those preventing towards godfatherism.
“The query is that, have you ever (Akeredolu) carried out effectively to your folks and my celebration is saying no, you haven’t carried out effectively and I consider so. Subsequently, I’m saying that Ondo folks ought to defend their votes. They need to repeat what occurred in Edo.
“I nonetheless need to doubt that Akeredolu mentioned that towards me. And I’m going to go and search for that Newspaper and browse to make sure he didn’t say that.
“I need to see that he Akeredolu declared Wike persona non grata. He is aware of he can’t strive that. If he tries it, then he’s going to get into bother. If they aren’t cautious, I can be in Ondo,” Wike warns.