Oghiadomhe denies preventing Wabara from seeing President Jonathan


By Alemma Aliu

BENIN CITY — FORMER Chief of Staff to the former President Goodluck Jonathan and chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Mike Oghiadomhe, has carpeted claims by former Senate President and Secretary of the Board of Trustees of PDP, Adolphus Wabara, that he was denied access to the former president in the build up to the 2015 presidential election, describing his allegation as a face saving excuse.

It will be recalled that the former Senate president in an interview with newsmen in Aba claimed that he visited the former president in 2011 and warned him about the impending loss of power by PDP if he contested the 2015 presidential poll, but Jonathan ignored his advice as PDP lost power.

He disclosed that his advice to Jonathan caused Oghiadomhe, then his Chief of Staff, to deny him further access to the president.

Oghiadomhe said he frowned at the submissions of Wabara, describing them as lamentation of a failed politician

He said: “Ordinarily, I…

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