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13 PDP governors to attend Dickson’s declaration

07 September 2015, 10:06

Yenogoa - Ondo State Governor and Chairman of the PDP Governors’ Forum, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, will lead 12 other governors to attend the formal declaration of Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, for a second term in office on Tuesday, reports The Sun.

Former President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, and his wife, Patience, will also attend the event as their first public appearance since they left office in May.

Also read: Plot to stop Dickson in 2016 thickens

The governors are expected in the state on Monday to hold a special meeting of the PDP Governors Forum scheduled to take place in the Bayelsa Government House.

During the meeting, some far-reaching decisions are expected to be taken on the current situa¬tion in the party as it repo¬sitions for the future, and how to ensure the success of Dickson’s bid for re-election.

Read more at The Sun.

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