Rivers Gov, Nyesom Wike
Okafor Ofiebor/Port Harcourt
Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the position of National Chairmanship of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was not zoned to the South-West alone.
Apparently reacting to the attack on him by Chief Olabode George who withdrew from the chairmanship race, Wike said there was nothing like micro-zoning of the national chairmanship position to the South West zone in relation to the December 9 National Convention of the party.
He spoke on Friday during an appearance on Sunrise Daily from the Abuja studio of Channels Television.
“The issue of micro-zoning and gentleman’s agreement does not arise. There is nothing like that. The so-called micro-zoning is being floated by a presidential aspirant from the North supported by campaign officials of Tunde Adeniran,” Wike stated.
He reiterated that the…