91 Views

There was no killing, human massacre in Rivers under my administration ? Amaechi replies Wike

The Minister of Transportation and former Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Amaechi has said one of his greatest successes recorded as governor was that the State did not experience killings and human massacre as it is being experienced in the state.

He made the claim during the burial of Chief Godspower Umejuru Ake in Erema, Ogba/Egbema/ Ndoni Local Government Area of the state.

Rivers State since the start of the current administration of Governor Nyesom Wike as being experiencing insecurity, a situation that the current governor blamed on his predecessor, Amaechi.

But the Minister while at the burial called on people of the state vote out the current government as a panacea to having a peaceful state.

According to Amaechi, “See Onelga, the beauty of the country. See how bad the road is. See Omoku, a desert. People are being killed and slaughtered every day, and there is a government in place.

“One thing I am proud of is that as a governor, both my enemies and opponents stayed alive. They have killed so many of Chief’s supporters and are still killing chief’s supporters. All you people owe chief is to chase out all these people in 2019.”

The Minister also said his victory as the then governor of the state was a divine mandate and not by the shedding of human blood.

You may be interested

General

Wife Helpless As Gunmen Kidnap Pentecost Agiso, PDP 'Pillar' In Adamawa

Webby - February 18, 2019

Unidentified gunmen have kidnapped Chief Emmanuel Pentecost Agiso, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Adamawa State. Chief…

3 views

APC holds emergency meeting

Webby - February 18, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari and the national caucus of the APC will hold an emergency meeting in Abuja on Mpnday. The…

10 views

Nigeria decides 2019: Let’s show Buhari by retiring him on his chosen date – Igbo youths

Webby - February 16, 2019

The founder of Igbo Youth Movement, IYM, Evangelist Elliot Ugochukwu-Uko, has noted that the desperate postponement of presidential and National…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.