Incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan. (File: AFP)
Yenogoa - Some youths in Bayelsa State are spoiling for a showdown with President Goodluck Jonathan, reports Nigerian Watch.
The youths under the aegis of the Bayelsa Youth Vanguard (BYV) have threatened to disrupt his rally in the state on February 5 if his wife, Patience Jonathan, accompanies him to the rally.
They accused the First lady of causing division in the state.Also read: Patience Jonathan shuns Bayelsa governor
BYV spokesperson, Precious Ebi Johnson, in statement on Wednesday in Yenogoa, said the First Lady was trying to divide the state like she did in her own native state, Rivers State
He noted that they would not allow Patience Jonathan drag the state in the mud as she did in Rivers State.
He stated that the First Lady cannot come to the state and dictate who to support and vote for.For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page.