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Guber Ballot: Go all out for Tonye Cole, Amaechi tells Rivers residents

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The assertion stated that Amaechi additionally campaigned with Tonye Cole at Laptop Village and different elements of Garrison axis in addition to at Oroworoko Neighborhood forward of the election.

Amaechi additionally urged the residents of the state to guard their votes on election day.


All we want from you is to exit and vote, and defend your votes; everyone ought to be his personal policeman.

“While you vote, sit down there till they add it, even once they add it, escort them to the Ward Centre, allow them to add it there.

”One other set of individuals ought to escort them to the Native Authorities centre, that’s the way you turn into your personal policeman,” he stated.

Amaechi instructed the those that he didn’t discriminate primarily based on ethnic and non secular traces when he was a governor.


He stated that he made positive that 1,200 Christians went on pilgrimage, 500 Muslims additionally went on pilgrimage yearly for eight years.

He added that he appointed a Muslim Pilgrims Board, the identical approach he appointed a Christian Welfare pilgrims Board.

The Chief Imam of Rivers State, Alhaji Haliru Imam stated that the Northern Neighborhood in Rivers had thrown its weight behind the Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Tonye Cole.

In line with Imam , Tonye Cole, being a Pastor, might be good in workplace like Amaechi .


”I keep in mind once you have been in energy, individuals have been shouting about Northerners, however you instructed us, ‘be at liberty, that is your own home’ .

“Throughout your tenure, the Christian Muslim Board existed, however at this time there may be nothing like pilgrim board even to Christians, due to one man.

Imam expressed hope that Tonye Cole would do higher when elected as Governor of the State and set up an abattoir for them .

The Northern Youth Chief in Rivers, Alhaji Shehu Ahmed, expressed delight over Amaechi’s go to, stating that Rivers individuals and get together devoted can be higher off.


Ahmed stated that APC would reclaim the state.

“Sir, your coming has emboldened us. We beg you to go away Abuja for now and stick with us in Rivers state,” he stated.

Cole assured the Northern Neighborhood of change, urging them to return out en-masse and vote.

We’re with you. Your struggling is our struggling. Rivers individuals are drained and are searching for change, and we’ll deliver you that change.


”I need to guarantee you that we are going to do extra. I’ve a enterprise background and I’ve taken observe of your complaints about taskforce and pilgrimage.

”All people is crying about it, the Muslims and the Christians.

“It’s our enterprise as authorities that can assist you succeed. That’s what authorities ought to be,” he stated

Cole assured the those that his administration would give them the enabling atmosphere to assist them succeed.


He added that the pilgrims board can be resuscitated .

Please come out in your numbers to vote. What they’re relying on is that you’ll not come out.

”After voting, keep there till they rely the consequence and observe the consequence from the unit to the ward to the collation centre,” he stated.