Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike has disclosed what he would do if former President, Goodluck Jonathan defects to the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Wike says he will not support Jonathan if he defects to APC to contest in the 2023 presidential election as he sat for an interview with BBC Pidgin.
The governor, however, pledged to support Jonathan if he runs for the presidency on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) because they both hail from the same South-South region of the country.
He said: “When you said pick ticket, from which party? Is it APC or PDP?.
“To pick ticket means you’re representing the interest of a party. I’m in PDP and I will not be involved in anti-party activities. If he is APC, I won’t support him because I’m not into that kind of politics.
“It is not about ethnicity for me, but about the party. If he joins APC I can’t support him.”
There are rumours of Jonathan planning to defect to the APC ahead of 2023.