The Street Journal had earlier reported that at least 52 lawyers, including six Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) have been enlisted to defend Diri, his deputy and their party, the PDP in court.
While the case is in court, they have been mounting pressure on Opuama to withdraw the matter.
Opuama also confirmed receiving many telephone calls from various persons, who wanted him to abandon the case.
In a leaked audio obtained by The Street Journal, a caller who was allegedly fronting for the PDP urged the gubernatorial candidate to accept money and other offers before it is too late.
Another politician fronting for the Bayelsa Governor, Duoye Diri, places yet another phone call to the Liberation movement candidate, Vijah Opuama, this time with “knees on the ground” asking him to drop the case at the tribunal and work with the present government to “build Bayelsa together”.
The leaked telephone conversation between Vijah Opuama and another PDP alibi: