Ahead of the November gubernatorial election, the Association of White Witches and Wizards of Nigeria urged the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Kogi State governor candidate, Dino Melaye, to consult with them first. election.
The group’s spokesman, Okhue Oboi, asked Melaye to consult the group if he wants to win the upcoming election.
Oboi said he consulted with major tribes in Kogi state, adding that contacting them would benefit him.
However, he warned that the threat from Governor Nyesom Wike of the Rivers State could work against Melaye if he does not consult with witches and wizards.
A statement he signed reads partly:
“We met Igala people in Idah, Ebira people in Obehira and Yoruba people in Kabba and listened to them.
“We advise Melaye to see us if he is desirous of realising his governorship dream. If he listens to our advice he will laugh because the trees and waters of the confluence state will vote for him regardless of whether Wike supports him or not.
“If he fails to see the witches and wizards, he will regret it because he will not win the election.”