Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has been accused of rigging, manipulation
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the Peoples Democratic Party of collusion with the Independent National Electoral Commission in Rivers state to destroy some of the materials used in the 11 April governorship election.
The party in a statement by its national publicity secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed cited the destruction of the materials used in Ahoada LG, which the INEC now claimed it has lost.
The party’s disclosure followed an accusation by the PDP that the APC is working in cahoot with the Department of State Security to interfere with the workings of the election Tribunal for the state.
”Ihere is also a deliberate effort by the conspirators (Rivers INEC and the PDP) to destroy the documents so as not to allow the APC to have access to them, and then report their loss to the police. One of such cases was filed on June 29th at the Akinima Police Station in the Ahoada West Council Area,” APC said in its response.
“The party said it is now clearer than ever that the PDP, knowing fully well that it has something to hide in the Rivers election, is doing everything possible to sabotage the search for the truth, while at the same time engaging in impudent finger pointing as a strategy to deceive the unsuspecting public.”
APC accused PDP of engaging in brazen lies by alleging interference by the security agencies with cases before election petition tribunals, calling the allegation a futile attempt by the PDP to pull the wool over the eyes of Nigerians.
It said not only did the PDP lie shamelessly in making the allegation, the party is also trying to muddle the waters on the true situation concerning the case before the Rivers State Election Petition Tribunal – which precipitated …Read More
Source:: PM Newspaper