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Man Treks From Calabar To Bayelsa In Solidarity With Gov Diri


A staunch supporter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Murtala Anas Jos, has trekked from Calabar, Cross River State to Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, in solidarity and celebration of the victory of Governor Douye Diri in Supreme Court and subsequent swearing-in as the governor of Bayelsa State.

Jos, who is from Plateau State, but resides in Calabar, Cross River State, said that he embarked on the eight days trekking to Yenagoa to express happiness with the victory of his party and Governor Diri in Bayelsa State.

He said that Nigerian citizens anywhere in the world should be happy when PDP is enthroned in any state of the federation because it is the only party that knows and can address the yearnings and aspirations of Nigerians.

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He said: “I came from Calabar to Bayelsa State, it took me like eight days trekking to reach Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.
“I decided to do this because of the love I have for my party the PDP and to celebrate with Senator Douye Diri over his victory at the Supreme Court and subsequent swearing-in as the Bayelsa State governor.

“This act is to show how I love and cherish my party, PDP, and to encourage the distinguished gentleman, who has come to work for prosperity, growth and development of Bayelsa State.

“I have never had any interaction with the governor or discussed with him, but I’ve been following him since his days in the House of Representatives and Senate, and I know he is the type of leader Bayelsa needs at this moment.

“Though some hoodlums attacked me between Akwa Ibom and Rivers, they snatched my phones, but I was not discouraged, because I was eager to celebrate my party’s victory in Bayelsa State.” He said.

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