Former Head of State retired General Ibrahim Babangida has praised Rivers state Governor, Nyesom Wike, for his outstanding efforts towards promoting vibrant politics in Nigeria.
Speaking on Wednesday when the Rivers state governor, led some leaders of the state to visit him at his Hilltop Residence in Minna, IBB also commended Wike for working towards the revival of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), noting that the country needs another strong political party.
He said: “That’s why I particularly appreciate the job the Rivers State Governor is doing to make sure that politics moves the way that politics is practiced in the civilised world .
“This is because you need a very good political party in this country and he is working towards achieving that. He applies his courage , his knowledge, contacts to make sure that PDP remains very strong. ”
Babangida thanked Governor Wike for his commitment to good governance. He said the news of Wike’s achievements are known.
Commenting on the Anambra Governorship Election, Babangida said the election was credible.
He said he was not surprised by the credible outcome of the election, because adequate preparations were made.