The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has explained why the picture of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar is missing from the Rivers State campaign poster.
According to TVC, Wike while speaking at the inauguration of the Rivers State PDP said Atiku selected those he wanted to work with in Rivers State without his contribution.
He also said that he will only campaign for those who have asked him to do so and that Atiku is yet to do so.
He said. “The presidential candidate entered my state and picked members of the presidential council without the contribution of the(sic) whole governor. They said they don’t need me to campaign for them.
“I have never seen how people would disrespect a state like Rivers State and go and choose enemies of the state without the contribution of the governor.
“The senatorial and governorship candidate told us to campaign for them and that is why we are here to campaign for them.”r them.”