Abuja - The Kogi State Chapter of the People’s
Democratic Party (PDP) has slammed former governor of Lagos State, Bola Ahmed
Tinubu, on his alleged demeaning statement about Governor Idris Wada.
The reaction comes after the All Progressives Congress
leader reportedly predicted a loss for Wada in the upcoming governorship poll.
“One emperor came to our state to say Governor Idris Wada
is a goner. He is not God neither is our state Lagos where one man is more
powerful than the state," Yomi Ogunmola the state Publicity Secretary,
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"The only powerful people here are you Kogites. No godfather rules Kogi State. Kogi
State is bigger than any single individual or group of people,” the
The official said the citizens of the state will
determine the political destiny of Wada on Saturday and not some "power
thirsty godfathers from Lagos or group of Lagos business men who see
politics as an avenue of
“No human being outside this state no matter how highly placed, powerful or rich
can determine what will happen here on
Saturday. Kogi people will guard their votes with their lives,” PDP added.
Wada is the incumbent in the elections set for
- CAJ News