Port Harcourt - Eight out of the candidates that contested Saturday’s governorship election in Rivers State have backed the election of Nyesom Wike of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the state governor, reports Eagle Online.
They noted that the governorship election in the state was free, fair and credible.
The candidates said their decision to back Wike was done in the overall interest of the state.
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The candidates, in a press statement on Wednesday, urged all other political parties’ gubernatorial candidates to accept the outcome of the election in good faith.
Among those who signed the statement were the candidates of the National Conscience Party, Anastesia Tepikor; Alliance for Democracy, Uchechukwu Ichenwo and KOWA, Barrister Kemka Elenwo.
Read more at Eagle Online.