4 February 2012
AGAIN, President Goodluck Jonathan has echoed his support for the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in
, Mr. Seriake Dickson in next Saturday’s governorship election, as he assured him of victory. Bayelsa State
The last time the President spoke on Dickson’s candidacy was when the national leadership of the party paid him visit at Aso Rock soon after former Governor Timipre Sylva filed a suit against PDP, seeking that he be declared be the authentic governorship candidate of the party.
On that occasion, the President told the party stalwarts not to be intimated by Sylvia’s action.
The President, who spoke yesterday at the handing over of the PDP’s flag to Dickson at the main bawl of theState sport complex in Yenagoa, lamented the poor level of development in the state.
According to him, every society needs development, which is the essence of governance.