The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has mentioned his Edo state counterpart, Godwin Obaseki, won’t go away the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP), after successful a second time period within the governorship election held final Saturday.
Obaseki defeated Ize-Iyamu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on the polls with a margin of 84,336 votes.
4 years in the past, Obaseki had contested below the platform of the APC, whereas Ize-Iyamu ran below the PDP.
Wike, whereas talking on Channels Tv’s Dawn Every day on Friday, insisted Obaseki has promised he won’t dump the social gathering once more.
“It’s unimaginable, however assuming it occurs, so what? That’s politics.
“There’s nothing incorrect if the governor (Obaseki) believes that PDP is now not the social gathering for him to actualise his imaginative and prescient and mission.
“However he (Obaseki) has persistently informed us that there’s no means he’ll go away PDP. If he does, for instance, the folks of Edo State won’t be blissful and he’s any individual I’ve that belief in.
“The social gathering clothed him and when it was raining gave him the umbrella,” he mentioned.
Wike additionally claimed APC solely exists, as a result of unusual bedfellows got here collectively to conspire in opposition to former president, Goodluck Jonathan.
He mentioned: “APC will not be a political social gathering. It’s individuals who got here collectively to take energy from PDP. That’s the disaster they’re having collectively.
“It’s a celebration of unusual bedfellow that got here collectively to conspire in opposition to the previous President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan.”