Rivers - Rivers State government on Monday denied claims by immediate past governor of the state Rotimi Amaechi that the state governor Nyesom Wike was embarking on a witch-hunt to slander him, Punch reports.
Rivers State Commissioner for Housing, Emma Okah, who dismissed the claims, described the allegation by the former governor as mischievous.
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Okah explained that if Amaechi is invited by any commission of enquiry, he needs to state his own side of the story and tender documents to buttress his case, adding that there was nothing to fear if his hands were clean.
The commissioner also said that certain things must be clarified by the Amaechi government, noting that the state could not close its eyes to some grave allegations of corruption against the Amaechi government.
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