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I don’t want to be Atiku’s running mate 2027 – Diri

Bayelsa State Governor Douye Diri on Wednesday mentioned he’s not eager about operating with former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as his operating mate for the 2027 presidential election.

An announcement by Diri’s press officer, Daniel Alabrah, on Wednesday mentioned: “An nameless group, sarcastically calling itself Diri Angels, had made the suggestion to Alhaji Abubakar in a press release.”

Atiku was the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Celebration within the 2023 presidential election, however he misplaced to President Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress.

Based on Alabrah’s assertion, the Diri Angels met with Atiku and expressed hope that he would once more turn out to be a PDP candidate in 2027.

Nonetheless, Alabrah mentioned: “Diri described the suggestion as a Greek reward from political hustlers and that it must be fully ignored.”

Based on him, the purpose of the non-existent group was to sow discontent in sure circles and the plan had failed.

Diri mentioned God had all the time guided him in his political journey and he was not swayed by any pleas that weren’t according to his divine and political ideas.

Diri, who started his second time period in workplace on February 14, 2024, remained centered on tips on how to ship the advantages of democracy to the individuals of Bayelsa State primarily based on the mandate he was first given in 2019 and confirmed on November 11, 2023.

He urged Bayelsans to not fear concerning the antics of political pirates who solely wished to sow confusion in an try and distract him.

He mentioned: “I’m not influenced by such calls. In my political journey, I’ve all the time trusted in God and never in political hustlers with crafty intentions.

“The purpose of these behind this act is to sow discontent, however the plot is useless on arrival, as a result of I’m not eager about such a Greek reward.

“I stay dedicated to the mandate given to me by the individuals of Bayelsa and I’m totally centered on delivering the dividends of democracy to them. My administration is not going to be distracted by those that would not have our state’s finest pursuits at coronary heart,” he mentioned.

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