Yenagoa - Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has reached out to all former leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) to return to the party, reports Vanguard.
Dickson, in a statement in Yenagoa on Monday urged all PDP defectors to put their grievances behind and join him in his re-election for the development of the state.
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He said the call became imperative in the wake of the humiliation and betrayal meted to them by the APC leadership in the state, which had rendered them onlookers in the quest for political participation and relevance.
He stated that the APC is not a viable alternative to peace, unity and development of the state.
He noted that APC leadership in the state only had a repressive and retrogressive past, which will not serve any better purpose in the present dispensation.
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- News 24