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JUST IN: Wike in closed door meeting with Peter Obi as defection rumours swirl [PHOTOS]

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The Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, Peter Obi met with Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike behind closed-doors on Wednesday in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State.

Wike who is widely rumoured to be plotting an exit from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP following his loss at the Party primaries and not emerging the running mate to Atiku Abubakar, the party’s 2023 presidential flag-bearer.

This meeting is coming amidst reports that Obi and his party are in talks with NNPP Presidential Candidate, Rabiu Kwankwaso over a possible merger. Political Analysts reveal that if the merger succeeds, it will create big problems for the Ruling All Progressives Congress, APC and the main opposition, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

It’s currently unclear the outcome of the meeting but it’s largely connected to the 2023 Presidential Elections.

More to come…

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4 Comments

    1. A major flaw with Wike is that he talks before he thinks. He should have learnt some lessons by now and ready to move forward with caution.

  1. Wike should quickly align with Obi. That is only the option left now. But if this could not happen, I tell you the truth, people from South South which include Rivers, Cross River, Delta, Bayelsa, Edo and AKwaibom, know the level of marginalisation against Igbos. They are enlightened people who knows that After 8 years, another set of Muslims are trying to take over from Buhari. They will certainly support Obi.

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