Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is the only existing political party in the state because of its commitment to the rapid development of the state.
Speaking during the defection of Former Commissioner of Education and Rivers APC Chieftain, Chief Allwell Onyesoh with thousands of his supporters at the PDP Secretariat in Port Harcourt, Governor Wike said that Rivers people are happy with the performance of the PDP over the years.
Governor Wike said that the performance of the Rivers State PDP is beyond mere propaganda.
He expressed happiness that Rivers leaders are returning to the PDP to promote the interest of the state.
Governor Wike said that the PDP returnees will enjoy equal opportunities with older members of the party.
In his remarks, Former Commissioner of Education and Rivers APC Chieftain, Chief Allwell Onyesoh said his movement is not defection, but a homecoming.