Benue State Governor, Ortom Tells PDP To Beg Wike Over Betrayal.

Samuel Ortom, the executive the Governor of Benue state has advised the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to beg Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike over a supposed betrayal of interest.

According to reports, Ortom, who appeared on Arise TV on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, claimed that it was Wike who brought him back to the PDP in 2015 when he was treated unjustly.

He also insisted that the PDP has treated Wike, a former presidential aspirant of the party, badly.

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“When people left the party, Wike was on ground. It was Wike that brought me back to PDP when I was treated unjustly.

“He brought me back to PDP in 2015. You have treated Wike badly. The party and national level should go to him and appeal to him. He came second to Atiku,” Ortom stated.

Several reports claim that Wike has been involved lately in closed-door meetings with some top politicians who visited his country home shortly after the 2022 PDP presidential primaries and controversial selection of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa as running mate.

According to further reports, just last week, the governor met with Peter Obi, presidential candidate of the Labor Party; Governor David Umahi of the All Progressives Congress, APC; Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso of the New Nigerian People’s Party, NNPP; and the Bauchi State Governor and former presidential aspirant, Senator Bala Mohammed of the PDP in his private residence in Port Harcourt, the state capital.

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