The Southsouth National Deputy Youth Mobilization Officer, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu Movement 2023, Hon. Ebitimi Jones, urged all stakeholders and supporters of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Bayelsa State to support a former candidate of the defunct Action Congress, AC, Ebitimi Amgbare, saying he possessed the best credentials among other candidates.
Jones made the appeal while speaking with newsmen in Yenagoa, the state capital, on Wednesday ahead of APC party primaries for the November 2023 gubernatorial elections in the state.
He explained that his endorsement of Amgbare is based on his track record of standing tall and forcing a rerun election against a PDP gubernatorial candidate in 2007, noted that he remains the only person to beat PDP in the state.
Jones, stressed that Amgbare is a detribalised Bayelsans that will unite all tribes and stakeholders from all parties for the victory of APC.
He described Amgbare as a leader with a national network to develop the state and turn it into the dream of the founding fathers of the state.
“Amgbare is a democrat and a passionate defender of human rights, and that is the kind of leader we need at the moment. He believes in servant leadership. For him, public service is a calling, and he will continue to serve the people from all perspectives, with care, with humility, and with a servant’s heart. ”
He charged the stakeholders to throw all their support in ensuring Amgbare candidature comes to be. The party will benefit more with him as the flag bearer, and the general election will be flawless, and we will take back out state and give back to the people.”