Rivers governor, Nyesom Wike, has fired back at Seriake Dickson, accusing the Bayelsa state governor of deliberately allowing the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) to win the 2019 governorship election in Bayelsa.
“Dickson colluded with these people (in APC), so that EFCC will not arrest him when he leaves government,” a statement from Rivers Government House quoted Mr Wike to have said, in response to Mr Dickson’s recent tirades against him.
The statement was issued on Monday by Governor Wike’s spokesperson, Simeon Nwakaudu.
The governor said, “Dickson concluded plans to join the APC. Timipre Silva and Heineken Lokpobiri blocked him. He knew I have strength, he would have consulted me.
“We (Rivers) are the only state in the South-South that President Muhammadu…