“Slowly and surely, power is returning to the people”- Atiku on PDP sweeping all 23 LGs in Rivers


Former Vice President​, Alhaji​ Atiku Abubakar has reacted to the​ victory of the​ Peoples Democratic Party​, PDP, in the Rivers State Local Government ​c​ouncil ​e​lections.

According to results announced by​ the​ Chairman of Rivers ​S​tate Independent Electoral Commission, RSIEC,​ ​Justice Chukwunenye Uriri​,​ the exercise was free and fair, and there was no report of violence in any Local government during the election.

​R​eacting​ to the outcome of the exercise,​ the ​p​residential aspirant​,​ who congratu​la​ted Governor Wike for a successful election​,​ stated that the victory was an indication that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP is the preferred choice​ of the people​.

Atiku​ wrote​ on Twitter, ”The results of Rivers LG polls show that slowly and surely, power is returning to the people.

”Congratulations to Gov. Wike and the entire exco and hardworking members of @OfficialPDPNig in Rivers for proving that our great party is the preferred choice.”