Jonathan, Amaechi face-off worsens •Governor lacks respect for President –Gulak •There’s hidden agenda against Amaechi –Rivers

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The face-off between President Goodluck Jonathan and Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi, worsened on Friday, with the presidency accusing the governor of disrespecting the President.

Special Adviser to the President on Political Matter, Ahmed Gulak, accused Amaechi of showing utter disregard for the President by arriving late for Thursday’s mid-term dinner organised by Jonathan after the event had started.

He also accused Amaechi of making refusing to cooperate with the President and making “inflammatory comments.”

Amaechi swiftly fired back, saying he had no problem with Jonathan.

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