Rivers State Governor,Chief Barr.Nyesom.E. Wike has accused the APC led Federal Government of plans to deny Rivers State Government of fund within the Electioneering period.
This accusation was contained in a statement issued by the Governor during the State Campaign Rally at Oyibo L.G.A of Rivers State. He further stated that intelligence Report revealed that the plan is aimed crippling the smooth running of Government in Rivers State.
This proposed plan was exposed soon after the FG officials and the CBN Governor, Dr. Emefiele had a closed-door meeting with heads of Banks operating in the Country. He said the plan is an attempt by the opposition to starve Workers, Youths and Business class, in order to score cheap Political Points since they have no justifiable evidence of good Governance in the last three and half years they have been in power.
In a statement credited to the Governor Wike, he urge the People of the State to keep calm as they will resist every attempt to dwindle the Economy of the State, therefore exposing them to untold hardship as well as giving them wrong impressions about the PDP led Government in the State.