According to report reaching oyogist.com, the Executive Governor Of Rivers State, Nysome Wike, has finally clarified the thoughts by many people that he is an Igbo man.
The governor held an Instagram live session with Dele Momodu which he spoke about a number of thing including his affiliation with the Igbos.
Dele Momodu: Some people say you are Igbo and that you are denying to be igbo. Now people want to know, are you Igbo?
The governor said in quotes; “I am not, I am not igbo. People must understand that were in Eastern region, nobody can deny that fact. People must understand that fact. My name is Wike, what Wike means is new born baby. They say Wike is a strong person but not my main point.”
” Assuming I am Igbo as they claim, should I allow criminals in igbo land to kill security agencies in my state?”
” My name is Ezendingbo nwo. Nobody can deny the fact of our affiliation with Igbo, no body can deny that in some places, Fathers come from igbo or their mothers may come from igbo.”