Governor Diri predicts victory for PDP in 2023 elections

Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, has kicked off the state’s chapter of
the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) campaigns for the twenty, twenty-three
elections in Bayelsa West Senatorial District.

Speaking in Sagbama, when he presented flag to the PDP candidates,
including Senator Seriake Dickson representing Bayelsa West Senatorial
District, House of Representatives member, Dr. Fred Agbedi
(Sagbama/Ekeremor Federal Constituency), Governor Diri described
Bayelsa West as the bedrock of the PDP and expressed optimism that the
party will emerge victorious in all elections.

He said the PDP had the best candidates in the elections given their track
record of achievements and urged the people of Bayelsa West to vote for the
party to continue enjoying effective representation.

The Governor noted that the zone was privileged to have two ranking
members of the National Assembly in Senator Dickson and Chief Agbedi,
saying their re-election would usher in good tidings for people of the area.

Governor Diri also appealed to people of the state to vote for the PDP’s
presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to right the wrongs of the
current All Progressives Congress (APC) government.

Also, Deputy Governor Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo lauded the campaign
council for mobilizing members for the flag-off event in a short notice.

He said the PDP was poised to win the elections in the state and assured the
people of Bayelsa West that the party will not let them down.

Receiving his flag as the PDP candidate, Senator Seriake Dickson, who is
the immediate past governor of the state, remarked that Bayelsa West was
home to the PDP and expressed confidence that the party will emerge
victorious in the election.

While thanking supporters  of the party for turning out in large numbers, he
stressed the need for members to respect the leadership of the party and
shun rumour mongering.