A faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) loyal to Senator Magnus Abe in Rivers State has recognised the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi as the leader of the party in the state.
The former Rivers APC factional Chairman, Prince Peter Odike gave the recognition on Thursday at the APC National Secretariat in Abuja, where he visited the party’s Acting National Secretary, Hon. Victor Giadom.
According to him, the crisis of APC in Rivers State has cost the people a lot. He explained that the zonal Ministerial slot for the South South would have come to Rivers State but for crisis.
Odike, who was once Deputy Chairman Rivers State APC, called on all interest group to come together to build the party, stating that he wants total peace in Rivers State APC, stressing that all the party stakeholders are no longer fighting, and that as a father he didn’t want a repeat of what happened before.
He also expressed concerns that APC members in Rivers State are suffering.