|Sambo Announcing Amaechi's Endorsement|
This endorsement, chidi opara reports learnt on good authority have put the governorship ambitions of other PDP gubernatorial aspirants in the state like; Celestine Omehia, Austin Opara, Abiye Sekibo and others in jeopardy. Contacts in the campaign organization of these aspirants informed of immnent re-strategizing.
Observers have however scored the President who is also reported to have endorsed the Abia state governor, Theodore Orji, Senate President, David Mark and Speaker of House of Representative, Dimeji Bankole low for what they said is a veiled contravention of the political parties internal democracy provision in the Electoral Laws. A PDP member in Rivers state and a supporter of one Dr. More Oja-Chinda, another PDP governorship aspirant in the state, told a chidi opara reports network member at a function in Port Harcourt yesterday that, "Mr. President is supposed to be a father to all and the chief defender of our laws, honestly, I don't know what is happening."