The Governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike, while speaking to Channels TV on Friday said he did not bankroll or champion Obaseki’s re-election into the Office.
Obaseki was re-elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) last Saturday after dumping of the All Progressives Congress, APC, prior to the election.
Governor Wike is believed to have supported the re-elected Governor of Edo state with Finance to sponsor his election. While being interviewed by Channels TV he had these words to say;
“What resources could I have deployed?
“He is a sitting governor. What resources can I give him that he does not have?”.