Tag: wike

Governor Wike Appoints 14,000 Advisers

Rivers state Governor has appointed 14,000 political advisers The advisers will play an important role in the government, according to a statement issued by the Governor’s spokesperson, Kelvin Ebiri. Mr Ebiri stated, “In addition to the 14,000 advisers, Governor Wike has appointed 319 Ward Liaison Officers and 40 Local Government Area Liaison Officers.” “The appointments are with immediate effect.” After his eight-year term expires in May 2023, Governor Wike is expected to relinquish control of the state.

Ayu Must Resign – Seyi Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde demands the resignation of Ayu The governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has asked for the resignation of the Peoples Democratic Party’s National Chairman, Senator Iyorchia Ayu, in order for the people of the South to have a sense of belonging in the party. Makinde made this request during a meeting of South-West PDP stakeholders with the party’s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The Oyo State Governor, along with Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has been battling the PDP over the party’s National Chairman and presidential candidate, both of whom are from the North. In his welcoming message, he did, however, refer to Atiku as “the incoming President of Nigeria in 2023.” Makinde’s assessment of Atiku drew a round of applause from the PDP stakeholders in attendance meeting. He said, “The truth is that we do not have any issue either...