2023: Music executive, Soso Soberekon declares to succeed Wike as Rivers Governor

Music executive, Soso Soberekon, has put his name on the short list of entertainers who have indicated interest to serve the people via political venture.

He declared interest to run for governor of Rivers state come 2023 even though he is yet to indicate the political party he hopes to run on. If he succeeds, he will be taking over from the incumbent governor, Nyesom Wike who is of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Taking to Instagram, he shared a campaign photo and wrote:

”With love for our State and a fierce commitment to a vision of rapid progress for indigenes of Rivers State and following wide-ranging consultations, I offer myself to serve you as Governor. I therefore intend to be a candidate in the 2023 Gubernatorial election. I seek the opportunity to offer our State visionary, purposeful, competent leadership to build our future. The time is now we can do it. God bless”