Did Governor Samuel Ortom Visit UK, US To Report Buhari? Here’s What We Know

Governor Samuel Ortom and President Buhari

Gov. Samuel Ortom’s Visit To UK, US

Amidst reports that the benue state Governor, paid a visit to the United State and the United Kingdom to report President Buhari and his administration, the governor has clarified the reason for his visit.

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has clarified that the purpose of his recent trip to the United Kingdom and the United States of America was not to inform the international community about the administration, but rather to correct the misrepresentation of facts regarding the terrorists’ activities in his state and the nation.

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While speaking with Newsmen, the governor stated, “I only expressed the obvious in the country,”

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“The state of affairs in Benue and the nation are not secret. I am well-educated enough to understand that Nigeria is a sovereign nation and that I am unable to go there and report it to the US, the UK, or other organizations.

He asserted that “if Nigeria collapses and descends into catastrophe today, it will have an impact on the entire world.

There will be a severe humanitarian disaster. Politics is not at issue. I’m solely thinking about the nation.

Numerous Fulani have claimed repeatedly that Nigeria is theirs, and they are now turning their brutality towards the populace.

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“I have been struggling with the displacement of almost 1.5 million people caused by the terrorist attacks on Benue communities.

I therefore speak for the electorate, and in order to meet the problems, I require assistance from the global community.

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The Governor added that the PDP leadership and the presidential candidate were still anticipated to approach Wike for a compromise over the situation in the party after Governor Ifeanyi Okowa was chosen as Atiku Abubakar’s running mate instead of Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike.

He stated that “the way to go is for the presidential candidate of the PDP to reach out to Wike,” emphasizing that Governor Wike was crucial to the party’s survival while others left to join other political organizations.

He claimed that “Wike was essential to the PDP’s survival. He served as the anchor.


He also played a key role in my decision to rejoin the PDP after I left the APC when it began to go in the wrong direction.

When asked if PDP supporters in the camp of Governor Wike intended to defect, Ortom shot back, “Wike and I are dedicated to the triumph of the PDP at all levels. We can all work together for the party’s victory after Wike has been appeased.

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“Wike supported us during the most trying times of our lives. I dislike turning my back on people.

Wike steadfastly stood behind us throughout the herdsmen attack on Benue and continues to do so.

The Governor emphasized that a group holding Nigeria hostage had bad intentions for the nation, adding, “We need to work together across party lines for us to bring the country back on track from those who have brought it to this situation.

Africa’s giant was Nigeria, however, it has now reached a deplorable level.

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