Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has condemned the appointment of Lauretta Onochie as a Commissioner within the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee, INEC by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Lauretta Onochie is the Particular Assistant to President Buhari on Social Media.
Her nomination was introduced amongst three others throughout plenary on the Nigerian Senate.
However Wike, whereas addressing the Finish SARS protestors at Authorities Home, Port Harcourt stated Nigerian youths have refused to set their priorities proper.
He stated though the Finish SARS protest is heating up, younger individuals ought to deal with actual points together with demanding a reform of the Nigerian system.
“In Nigeria, we should select our precedence. No one is speaking. Let me inform you, simply now we have now heard that Mr. President has appointed his media aide (Lauretta Onochie) as an INEC Commissioner.
“You appoint your individual media aide as a Commissioner in INEC and you’re saying that you really want INEC to be impartial. How will that INEC be impartial and no one is speaking about it. No one is protesting about it.
“So, as you’re protesting for Police reforms additionally protest that Mr. President can not carry his personal aide to be a Nationwide Commissioner in INEC. That’s what is meant to be finished.
“That’s rigging. They’ve began rigging forward of 2023 and no one is saying something,” Wike expenses.