Presidential candidate of the Labour Party Peter Obi on Monday met with former Cross River state governor Donald Duke and other present and past state governors at the Port Harcourt residence of Rivers state governor, Nyesome Wike.
Other politicians at the meeting include Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom; Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu and Gombe State ex-governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo.
Mimiko shared a photo with the aforementioned politicians on his Twitter page, adding that it was nice to share some time with them.
He tweeted, “Nice to share some time last night with @GovWike @Donald_Duke @PeterObi @HEDankwambo @GovSamuelOrtom
@GovernorIkpeazu, Mohammed Adoke SAN and many other friends.”
— Dr Olusegun Mimiko (@Segunmimiko) August 16, 2022
Obi had met Mimiko last week Thursday, 11 August, 2022. The motive for the meeting was not made public by either of the politicians.
The Labour Party presidential candidate had also visited Wike two months ago.
closed-door meeting lasted for a few hours at the governor’s private residence in Port Harcourt.
Though the outcome of the meeting was not known, the two politicians were seen shaking hands in front of Governor Wike’s residence in pictures online.
Obi’s first visit to Wike came amidst speculations that Wike may dump the Peoples Democratic Party, due to the fallout over the presidential primary of the party and the failure of the party’s presi