Shi’ite Cleric Bars Dakuku Peterside From Entering Kano

SHIITE CLERIC BANS DAKUKU FROM KANO

 

… Tags him Persona-Non-Grata

… Amaechi pleads to “correct his mistake before 2019”

 

Just weeks after the supreme court judgement which upheld Nyesom Wike’s election as Rivers state governor, the house of APC in Rivers state is already self imploding.

 

Our latest findings has it that Transportation minister Rotimi Amaechi has dropped Dakuku Peterside, the defeated APC candidate from his 2019 considerations. This must not be unconnected to the way he Dakuku said the APC should monitor Kano Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduge for “anti-parry activities” because he visited Governor Nyesom Wike.

ALSO READ  Governor Inuwa Yahaya Restates Commitment to Youths Empowerment, Human Capital Development

 

Amaechi while in Kano to put finishing touches to the 100 days in office of his assumption as minister was accosted by angry Shiite Muslims loyal to the governor to warn Dakuku Peterside to be careful of his utterances. The cleric told Amaechi in his palace in Kano that Dakuku Pererside remains “a perona-non-grata” and that he should better stay away from Kano state until tensions are low.

 

Amaechi begged on Dakuku’s behalf and assured the cleric that Dakuku must have been quoted out of context since he Dakuku has “northern blood in him” and will not do anything to sabotage the north. He continued “however I promise to correct my mistake before 2019 and we will not have such problems again.

ALSO READ  Katsina Deputy Governor Condoles with Families of Alhaji Kaigaman Katsina

 

Observers see that statement to mean that Amaechi has concluded plans to finally drop Dakuku from his 2019 plans. Desperate to remain relevant in the President Buhari administration, Amaechi can’t stand Dakuku spoil his relationship with the north.

 

Recall that on two previous occassions Amaechi had termed Dakuku “a long term baggage” and is preparing NDDC acting MD, Ibim Seminatari to pick the APC ticket in 2019.

Peterside

Peterside

The Street Reporters Newspaper is your BREAKING NEWS platform.
ALSO READ  Folasade Ogunsola: UNILAG Gets 1st Female Vice-Chancellor
Do you have Breaking news or Opinion article for us? | *Call: +234 817 504 7979 | Or Email Us: news@streetreporters.ng | Follow Us on Twitter https://twitter.com/streetreporters | Join Our Fans on Facebook: https://facebook.com/streetreporters.ng | Follow us on Instagram https://intagram.com/streetreporters | Advertise With Us: +2348035823617 | Visit Our Website: www.StreetReporters.ng

Share and Enjoy !

What's your thought about this story? Write your comment here

%d bloggers like this: