Former Minister Nyesom Wike Wins Rivers PDP Governorship Primary


- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

The former Minister of State for Education, Chief Nyesom Wike, on Monday emerged the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Rivers State, in a peaceful primary conducted at Community Secondary School, Nkpolu in Port Harcourt Local Government Area.

Wike, polled 1,083 votes, while Dumbari Dimkpa came a distant second with 21 votes. West Ibinabo got three votes while Emmanuel Georgewill and Lee Maeba got one vote each.

17 out of the 24 governorship aspirants boycotted the exercise. The PDP governorship primary in the state was conducted amidst heavy security presence as operatives of the Nigeria Police Force, Department of State Security and Special Anti-Robbery Squad were on the ground to ensure the security of lives and property.

- Advertisement -


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share post:




More like this

Things You Need to Know About eSIM

By Balogun Kamilu Lekan Three(Airtel, MTN and 9Mobile) of the...

10 most expensive cars in the world — One will buy 300 Rolls-Royces

Cars are not only designed for transportation; they are...

Beverly Osu: Biography, Education, Career, Marriage, Net Worth, Achievements and Controversy

Biography Beverly Ada Mary Osu, fondly called Beverly Osu, is...

FCT Minister, Mohammed Bello, says one of the most challenging assignments of his job is land matters

The Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Mohammed Bello, says one...