By John Amieyeofori
Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers stated that Nigeria was in a coma and that solely the PDP might salvage the nation.
The governor made the assertion in Port Harcourt when a former Governor of Jigawa, Alhaji Sule Lamido, visited to tell him of his (Lamido) intention to vie for the place of president in 2019.
The governor famous that the APC was a celebration of strangers with no information of the intricacies of growth.
“If you decamp to the APC, you might be now not corrupt, APC is a celebration of daylight deceit,’’ he added.
“I am happy that one of those who left to bring a messiah, has realised that the so-called messiah they brought is no longer the messiah Nigerians expect, PDP is the only hope for Nigeria,” he harassed.
He stated that although the PDP made errors previously, the celebration was the one platform with the dedication and patriotism to take the nation out of the present scenario.
Wike acknowledged that the current political and financial scenario within the nation wanted politicians with braveness to ship the nation.
The governor famous that those that benefited from the PDP since inception until 2013 earlier than defecting, have been the identical individuals sponsoring adverse propaganda in opposition to the celebration.
He described Lamido as a dedicated and constant PDP member who was brave, including that he additionally had the capability to confront the APC.
Wike, nevertheless, referred to as on all presidential aspirants to simply accept the decision of the celebration on the finish of the first.
Earlier in his remarks, Lamido stated that he was providing himself to take over in 2019 as a result of the nation deserved to maneuver ahead.
The former governor stated that if given the chance to steer Nigeria, he had the capability to unite Nigeria and set it on the trail of progress.
“I want to run because I feel I can do it, I have the pedigree, we stand to fight for democracy and the restoration of Nigeria,” he added.
Lamido harassed that he would work with different PDP leaders to rework Nigeria for the great of the individuals.