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Let’s Give Peace A Probability, Diri Tells Opposition


Governor of Bayelsa State, Douye Diri, has urged opposition events to provide peace an opportunity and be a part of arms with him in his bid to rebuild the state.

Mr Diri was declared the winner of November 16, 2019, Bayelsa election by the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC), a day after the Supreme Court docket sacked Mr David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and ordered the electoral physique to withdraw the Certificates of Return earlier issued to him.

Talking throughout a thanksgiving service on Sunday, Mr Diri stated that he would run an all-inclusive authorities, therefore the necessity for the cooperation and assist of all leaders within the state.

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He urged folks to not be vindictive, stating that the current declaration is a lesson for Nigeria.

“Allow us to not be vindictive, this lesson shouldn’t be just for Bayelsa, it’s for Nigeria, and that no man has the ability greater than the almighty creator.

“I take advantage of this chance to name on all Bayelsans house and overseas that there’s a new authorities in place and we’re inviting them to return with their expertise and assets to return and put money into Bayelsa.

“Allow us to give peace an opportunity, with out safety, no one will come to Bayelsa. We should be certain that Bayelsa is peaceable and safe,” he added.

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