Governor of Bayelsa State, Sen. Douye Diri, presenting his Certificate of Return to the former President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCFR in Bayelsa State… Friday night.
Jonathan, asked the governor of Bayelsa state, Senator Douye Diri, to seize this moment of glory to build bridges of unity by entrenching a culture of love, fairness and justice.
Mr Jonathan, who congratulated Governor Diri in a statement he personally signed, said that the journey to the Creek Haven is a divine one.
“As 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.
“You have worked with me before as a commissioner, so I am without doubt that you will live up to the expectations of our people,” he added.
Mr Jonathan called on all Bayelsa people to be “law-abiding, peaceful and embrace this transition in all sincerity, and work together towards a united and prosperous State.”