Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State on Friday dropped a bombshell against the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Iyorchia Ayu.
Wike, on Friday, in a televised interview in Portharcourt, alleged that Ayu collected a N1 billion bribe in Lagos from an unnamed presidential aspirant.
When asked by one of the panelists if he was sure enough to make such weight allegation on live TV the governor answered in the affirmative.
He said: “Ayu is corrupt. Quote me. I am a lawyer and I am the governor of Rivers State. Ayu collected N1 billion in Lagos
“He told one of the PDP presidential aspirants before the primaries that the governors were not ready to fund the party
“I know how the money was arranged and those involved in packaging the money. He collected the N1 billion.