By Ehi Ekhator
The officially bestselling author. Facts V Fiction: The True Story of Jonathan Years reached #1 on amazon Reno Omokiri has taken a sweep at the governor of Benue State Samuel Artom for supporting President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term’s bid.
He advised Ortom to emulate the governor of Rivers State Mr. Neysom Wike who placed a bounty ransom of N200m on the attackers in his state.
Omokri who was the former aide to the ex-President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan said the governor was campaigning for the President who refused to help during Benue flooding nor stop the massacre of 59 innocent citizens by the Fulani herdsmen.
He said “Gov Ortom, learn from Gov Wike. Criminals killed Rivers people in New Year and Wike placed a bounty of ₦200 million on them. The next day the corpse of the mastermind turned up. Ortom, place a bounty on the heads of the Fulani responsible for the killings and watch what happens!
“Gov Ortom, you can’t pay salaries, you can’t protect your citizens. The only thing you are good at is seeking for a 2nd term for Buhari who didn’t lift a finger to help Benue during your flood and while your citizens were slaughtered by Fulani herdsmen. So why are you a Governor?”