Following the victory recorded at the Supreme court of Nigeria by the peoples Democratic Party(PDP) candidate during the November 18 gubernatorial , Douye Diri, he has appealed to all the former members of the party who left for another party to return back to the PDP.
Speaking shortly after his victory at the Apex court, he said they need to rebuilt the state together.
“The members of PDP, who out of one thing or the other got angry and left us to APC, I’m waving the olive branch, please, come back,” Diri said.
“We have to build Bayelsa state together. I’m also calling on my brothers in APC they are Bayelsans, we cannot continue to be in disunity.
“Being in APC does not remove you as my brother of Bayelsa state. Whether you are Nembe, Okpia, Sabama, or Southern Ijaw, that is the region that God has brought us together and so, I am extending my olive branch even to those of my brothers and sisters in APC.”