Presidential Flag Bearer of the Labour Party, Peter Obi, has paid a visit to Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike at his private residence in Port Harcourt, the state capital.
On arrival, Obi was taken inside where he had meeting with the governor behind closed doors.
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Both men, however, did not speak on the purpose of the meeting, as Journalists were not granted access.
Peter Obi’s visit comes four days after the Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi also met with Governor Wike at about 9pm behind closed doors.
Wike 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 also comes amidst reports that Obi and his party are in talks with NNPP presidential candidate, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso over a possible merger.
It is currently unclear the outcome of the meeting but it’s largely connected to the 2023 presidential elections.
Photos of the meeting have been circulating on social media, especially on Twitter.
Channels Television reports that on arrival, Obi was taken inside where he had a meeting with the governor behind closed doors.
Both men, however, did not speak on the purpose of the meeting, as journalists were not granted access.
CREDIT: CHANNELS TELEVISION.
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