A press release from the office of the Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi has stressed the importance of rotational governorship in the state. This is especially going to infuriate Nyesom Wike who is eyeing the Governorship seat. He explained that apart from the Ikwere ethnic nationality, any other ethnic group in the state could contest next year’s governorship election.
He spoke when the chiefs and elders of Ogu/Bolo paid him a solidarity visit in Government House, Port Harcourt. Being from Ikwerre ethnic group, Amaechi said it would be unfair for yet another Ikwerre son or daughter to become governor of the state next year. He described those warming up for next year’s governorship election in the state as desperate politicians and called on the people to vote out the PDP. Should rotation form the basis of our politics?
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