Lagos - Transportation minister, Rotimi Amaechi has referred to the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike as a common thug, reports Pulse.ng
Amaechi made the statement on Saturday, November 12, 2016 while addressing APC supporters and candidates at a rally in Bera, Gokana Local Government area, Rivers State.
He said: “If Wike likes, let him come out. At all times he had come out I used to ask does this man remember that he is a governor. It is only a thug that can stand in front of a Judge’s gate to be struggling with security men, only a thug” he said.
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“In all the fight I had with the federal government under former President Jonathan, nobody saw me physically battling with anybody,” he added.
Ex-Governor Amaechi and Governor Wike had been at each other's back since their one-time good relationship turned sour in 2014.
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