President Muhammadu Buhari has on Wednesday sent a message of condolences to former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington, who died on 11 August 2020. The nonagenarian death was announced by his wife, Arese Carrington. Walter C. Carrington who was an American diplomat served as the United States Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Senegal and Nigeria between 1980 to 1981, and 1993 till 1997.
Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has disclosed that the focus of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of the 2023 General election is to win election and not zoning. Wike stated this today while interacting on a Channels television program, “Sunrise Daily”. The Governor was of the opinion that the zoning formula was an arrangement of ensuring that the political power moves from one ethnic block to another, saying that only the ruling party can afford that.