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Rivers youth applaud Jonathan and state's new administration

2015-06-01 12:07

Lagos - Youths aligned to the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the Rivers State have paid tribute to former President, Goodluck Jonathan, and hailed the inauguration of local Governor, Nyesom Wike.

They hailed Jonathan for conceding defeat to new head of state, Muhammadu Buhari, and Jonathan's presence at the latter's swearing-in ceremony on Friday.

Party youths trekked from Rivers' to Jonathan's homeland of the Bayelsa State to Abuja for Buhari's inauguration while others gave the former an astounding welcome.

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The Rivers State youths said that they embarked on the exercise in honor of Jonathan conceding defeat for the sustenance of democracy in Nigeria.

The grouping also hailed the successful swearing-in of Wike.

The youth organisation described Wike as "our long awaited deliverer who shall put an end to our long suffering with his new vision for Rivers State."

- CAJ News
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