The Former President, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has urged the newly sworn in Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri to always bear in mind that he is the Governor of all Bayelsans and to seize this moment of glory to build bridges of unity by entrenching a culture of love, fairness and justice in our polity.
The Former President took to his official social platform on Friday to congratulate His Excellency, Senator Douye Diri who was sworn in today as the 5th Civilian Governor of Bayelsa State, in compliance with the Supreme court verdict on 13th February 2020. He said as the Governor, the responsibility of building hope and sustaining peace across the State now lies on your shoulders.
“Your journey to Creek Haven is a divine one, so I advise you to use the position to do good to humanity and pursue the development of the State in order to write your name in gold. He said having worked with him before as a commissioner, without doubt that the Governor will live up to the expectations of our people.
“I call on all Bayelsans to be law-abiding, peaceful and embrace this transition in all sincerity, and work together towards a united and prosperous State”.