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General News of Tuesday, 10 January 2023


PDP Crisis: Wike issues another strong warning to Atiku

Nyesom Wike Nyesom Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has again sent a strong warning across to the presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar.

He issued the warning during a speech on Monday, January 9, 2023, at the at Elele Civic Centre, venue of the flag-off of construction work on the Elele internal roads in Ikwerre Council.

According to Wike, the 2023 elections will show the political importance of Rivers state.

He added that Rivers will not continue to be a dumping ground, where the interests of the people are not taken into consideration. Wike stressed that Rivers stands very strong in the scheme of national affairs.

Sending a blow to Atiku, Wike stated that instead of "people" to address their minds to that reality, they were rather issuing political threats against the state.

He warned those issuing such threats in Abuja to rethink, or else they would suffer the consequences.