The Peoples Democratic Party has stated that its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar has high hopes of settling the rift with Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike and others.
Five PDP governors have continued to demand for the resignation of the party’s national chairman, Iyorchia Ayu and they have refused to commit themselves to the presidential campaign of its presidential candidate.
The five governors are Governors are Nyesom Wike (Rivers), Seyi Makinde (Oyo), Samuel Ortom (Benue), Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia) and Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (Enugu).
According to NaijaNews, the Director of Strategic Communications of the Atiku/Okowa campaign, Chief Dele Momodu, in a interview with newsmen in Abuja on Thursday described the prospects of reconciliation as very bright.
He claimed that in order to coexist peacefully and work with Atiku and the PDP leadership, the five governors have expressed a willingness to make amends.
“I am sure most of you must have heard that our Governors, the Integrity Group, said yesterday that the window of reconciliation has not been shot permanently.
“We have been at it for some time trying to see how we can bring everybody under the same umbrella. So hopefully, in the next couple of days and weeks, all of us will be able to work as one family. PDP is the biggest political family in Africa and we want it to remain so” he said.