According reports by Politics Nigeria, Rivers State Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chris Finebone, has defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the main of opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Finebone, a top ally of former Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, officially made his intention known to decamp from the APC on Friday morning.
Meanwhile, Nyesom Wike, the Governor of Rivers State has promised to award the contract for the construction of Opobo Ring Road before he leaves office in 2023.
He stated this during the reception of Chris Finebone and Davies Ibiamu Ikanya at his residence on Thursday.
Responding to comments by Finebone, Wike said: “I will award the contract for the Opobo Ring Road and ensure that the money to pay is made available before I leave office in May, 2023.
“It is God that has made your son to be the governorship candidate of our Party. The same God will make him win to His glory. I did not plan it but God did it. Opobo people should be thanking God for his mercies,” Wike declared.