By Binebai Princewill
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, Hon. Jude Gbaboyor Akpodubakaye has congratulated Chief David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress, APC on his victory at the just concluded governorship election in the state.
Hon. Jude issued the congratulatory message to newsmen in Warri yesterday, a copy of which was sent to The Liberator Newspaper.
The Niger Delta born businessman cum phillantropist, particularly hailed the sagaciousness of the leader APC, Bayelsa State and Minister of Petroleum for State, Chief Timipre Sylva on his battle to add Bayelsa to the list of APC controlled states in the country, especially in the Niger Delta region.
Akpodubakaye also lauded the duo of Comr. Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, former Niger Delta warlord, Gen. Boyloaf who worked assiduously for the hard earned victory, adding that the victory is historic in the political history of Bayelsa State.
However, Mr. Gbaboyor noted if not for God and the will of Bayelsans who willingly turned out in their numbers to vote out the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the state, the victory wouldn’t have been possible.
He maintains that the entire people of Bayelsa State deserves accolades, adding that the Governor elect, Chief David Lyon is aware of the enourmous sufferings of the people, stressing that he will waste no time in addressing them.
Speaking further, Akpodubakaye assures Bayelsans that the state is in safe hands as they have elected the man that have truly come to redefine Bayelsa for the good of the common man.
In his words: “I want to reiterate again and again the roles played by Chief Timipre Sylva, Comr. Adams Oshiomhole, Gen. Boyloaf and indeed all Bayelsans in facilitating this victory, you have done well to deliver Bayelsa to APC.
“It is my belief and prayer that the APC Government when officially inaugurated will not joke nor play with the mandate of the people of Bayelsa State “.