Rivers State Governor, Nyesome Wike, has mentioned that the present spate of insecurity throughout the nation is the result of his prayer to God in 2016.
Wike mentioned that he met a state being ravaged by kidnappings and all types of criminalities in 2016 and ran to the Federal Authorities for help however was turned down.
In keeping with him, the President Muhammadu Buhari authorities refused to supply any assist however as a substitute accused him of killing and kidnapping members of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Wike mentioned for that reason, he requested the individuals of the State to go down on their kneels and ask that the insecurity turns into a nationwide challenge.
The Governor spoke on the commissioning of the Authorities Home Clinic in Port Harcourt, the state capital.
“In 2016 after we got here on board there was a lot insecurity within the state. I used to be shouting. I ran to the Federal Authorities ‘give me particular forces as I hear you give to others’. They mentioned ‘no’.
“That I used to be killing APC individuals. So I got here again house and advised our individuals, ‘everyone kneel down and pray’ and referred to as God that this insecurity will proceed the entire of Nigeria and Nigeria is not going to know what to do once more.
“And I advised them that ‘in the event you don’t apologise to Rivers State, you’ll by no means see peace.’ And that’s what’s taking place on this nation at the moment. As a result of they felt this state ought to go down.
“Their governors that have been saying that we have been killing APC individuals and that kidnappers have been PDP at the moment what’s taking place in Kaduna? As we speak what’s taking place is Borno? As we speak what’s taking place is Ondo? What’s taking place all of the areas? However Rivers State is peaceable. I problem them to say to say they gave me any help for someday. No one agreed [to help me].
“That is the one state the place a Governor can’t select who’ll be a Commissioner of Police. Since 2015 until now we’ve had about 15 Commissioners of Police simply to verify Rivers State doesn’t transfer ahead. “