5th April, 2022
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike on Monday led three other governors to visit two former Heads of State, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (IBB) and Abdulsalami Abubakar in Minna, Niger State.
The governors who accompanied Wike to Minna are Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia) Seyi Makinde (Oyo) and Ifeanyi Ugwuwanyi (Enugu).
Also at the meeting were former Benue State Governor, Senator Gabriel Sasuwan, Senator Kasim Imam, Senator Suleiman Nafsir and former Senator Lekenwo from River State.
The Rivers Governor few days ago declared his interest to contest the 2023 presidency, under the banner of PDP.
He will have to slug it out with former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar; former Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and several others at the primaries for the PDP’s ticket.