The governor spoke yesterday when Chief Charles Harry led national executive of Ijaw National Congress, INC paid him a courtesy visit in Government House, Port Harcourt
He accused INEC of allegedly manipulating the rerun electoral process in the state because it had an alleged instruction to deliver victory to an opposition party.
The governor said if the electoral body continued in its alleged fraud Nigerians should say goodbye to credible elections in 2019.
He said: “If INEC goes on with this type of electoral fraud, then Nigeria is in trouble in 2019. What type of country are we living in when there is open electoral stealing?
” They want to allocate seats to a man who took our money to sponsor their party . They said they don’t want to embarrass him for giving them our money “.
“It is shocking and embarrassing that several months after INEC suspended elections in eight Local Government Areas, it has come up to concoct fake results for Tai Local Government Area . ”
Continuing, he said the people would not be intimidated by alleged plot to impose legislators on them
“I don’t believe in violence, but nobody should trample with our rights “, he said.
President of INC, Chief Harry lauded the governor for his successes so far, assuring that he will continue to enjoy support of Ijaws.
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