APC not ready for free , fair poll — Diri


Meanwhile, Senator Douye Diri, has again raised the alarm that the  APC is not ready for a peaceful election in the state.

Senator Diri said the recent activities of the opposition party and their continual boasts and threats to PDP supporters was an indication of their plot to compromise the election.

Sen. Douye Diri, Bayelsa PDP Gubernatorial candidate

He spoke in Yenagoa when he received in audience delegations from British High Commission and US Embassy Office in Nigeria.

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The PDP candidate said the party is firmly rooted in Bayelsa and would not need to engage in violence to win the forthcoming polls.

His words: “We don’t want violence. Election is not war, you don’t need gun. We are ready for a peaceful free and fair election unlike our main opponent. APC is not ready for election. They are banking on violence, they want to use federal might, military and police. They are planning to…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper