By Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna
Rivers state Governor and 2023 presidential aspirant, Barr. Nyesom Wike said the only major project president Muhammadu Buhari led All Progressive Congress (APC) government has given to Nigeria is terrorism and killing of people.
Barr. Wike who’s contesting on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), dropped the bombshell while in Kaduna on Monday to canvassed party’s support for his 2023 presidential ambition.
Wike who donated N200 million for internally displaced persons (IDPs) as a result of heighten insecurity in the state, also promised strongly to stamp out all forms of insecurity in the shore of Nigeria if given opportunity to emerged the country’s president in 2023.
According to him, government of Rivers state under his regime has been able to stem the tide when a similar situation arose in state with its persistent oil theft and bunkering menace in the River line areas of the Eastern state.
He lamented the lack of use of drones in tackling the security situation in the country especially in identifying the influx of migrants in the country’s border escalated the insurgence, and promised to deployed it usage.
Wike said as president, those in the position of the responsibility could have their appointment terminated instantly, adding that he would’ve no business keeping chief economic Adviser and Minister of finance when the economy is in shamble when there are a lots more competent hands who could do the job.
While he called on Kaduna state to support any candidate standing against APC, Wike stressed that kaduna state did not belong to APC but a PDP state and vowed that kaduna must return to PDP.
“I cannot e president and Kaduna state is in the hand of APC. I need PDP Governor in Kaduna state held the state I’m its development. What cab the Buhari can boast of bringing to Kaduna state as president who resided in the state in all his life”, he lamented.
Responding, the former Governor of kaduna state, Senator Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi who spoke on behalf of PDP executive team led by it chairman Hon. Felix Hassan Hyet, enjoined the state to remembered Wike for the gesture of donating N200 million for the IDPs in the state through PDP, adding that nobody has ever given such amount to the IDPs in the