In furtherance of his acceptance to serve the people of Bayelsa State in the capacity of governor, the executive chairman of the Bayelsa state board of internal revenue, Dr Nimibofa Ayawei has picked the expression of interest as well as nomination forms of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abuja.
With this development, Dr Ayawei is set to participate in the party’s primaries scheduled to take place in Yenagoa early next month.
Recall that the revenue boss had been prevailed upon by various stakeholders and interest groups to contest the election in order to bring his wealth of experience over the years to bear in the governance of the glory of all lands.
In his words, “having finally accepted to run for the office of governor after extensive deliberations and consultations with critical stakeholders and relevant segments of Bayelsa society, I have taken the logical next step of obtaining my party’s expression of interest and nomination forms
” This is in actualization of my vision to holistically develop and transform every facet of the state’s economy by bringing to bear, the latent human, material and natural resources at our disposal”.
This has brought also sighs of relief from many Bayelsans as Hon. Dr. Nimibofa Ayawei picked his expression of interest and nomination forms at Wadata House national secretariat of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP.
According to traders, collection of the nomination form will ensure continuous good governance in the state.
The collection of the form in the opinion of the market women and men cross Bayelsa has taken away their fears that the life changing projects of the Restoration Government will be discontinued.
Stakeholders in the state as well as political observers across the nation are of the opinion that the forthcoming election will be a walk over for the People Democratic Party (PDP) with Hon. Nimibofa Ayawei as flagbearer of the party.