Wike Raises Stake, Leads PDP Governors To Meet Tinubu

As the crises in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) linger, some governors loyal to the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, have moved to Paris, France, for further deliberations and strategies.?

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?The governors traveled on Sunday to meet the Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, who was already spending his holiday in Paris. Others on the trip are Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom; Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu.?
It was further learned that after a brief meeting in Paris, the governors yesterday moved to London.?
“The governors moved to France two days ago to join the Oyo governor who is already there on yearly leave. And they just moved out of France to the United Kingdom,” a source revealed.?
At the meeting of the PDP reconciliation committee in Port Harcourt last Friday, the Wike camp had insisted that Iyorchia Ayu, PDP’s national chairman, should resign.?
In the high-wired race to who will succeed President Muhammadu Buhari next year, it occurred yesterday that the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, met with Wike outside the country in preparation for the general elections.?

Source: Guardian Nigeria

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