PDP wades into Wike-Dickson face-off



The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has waded into the dispute between Govs. Seriake of Bayelsa and Nyesom Wike of Rivers oil.

The party disclosed in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, on Monday in Abuja.

Ologbondiyan said that the national leadership of the party, having noted the issue, had activated the party’s internal reconciliation to settle the matter amicably.

“The PDP recognises that the tone of disagreements between the two respected governors were skin-deep and only borne out of their love and zeal for their respective states.

“The PDP leadership hereby both Gov. Wike and , as eminent leaders and frontline in our party, to sheathe their swords while the leadership harmoniously resolves the issue,”he said.

Ologbondiyan assured all PDP leaders, critical , members and , particularly in Rivers and Bayelsa that the issue being resolved, urging them to remain calm and united.

“The PDP restates that it remains one big indivisible and will not allow anything to undermine its unity and focus, especially at trying in the history of our nation.” (NAN)