Governor Douye Diri Alleges Opposition Plot for Mayhem in Ogbia Local Government

Governor Douye Diri Raises Concerns Over Election-Related Mayhem

Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, has voiced his concerns about a purported plot by the opposition to incite violence in Ogbia Local Government Area during the upcoming governorship election scheduled for November 11.

Alleged Infiltration of Fake Military Personnel

Governor Diri alleged that the opposition had devised a scheme involving the deployment of individuals disguised as military personnel to sow chaos in Anyama-Ogbia.

Accusations Directed at Chief Timipre Sylva

In a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Daniel Alabrah, the governor pointed fingers at Chief Timipre Sylva, the gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), accusing him of harboring anti-development and anti-progress intentions.

Governor’s Address at Ogbia Constituency 2 Rally

Governor Douye Diri addressed the matter during the Ogbia Constituency 2 rally, held in Otuokpoti, following campaign stops in the riverine communities of Anyama-Ogbia and Emadike.

A Battle for Development

During his speech, Governor Diri emphasized that the ongoing political battle is fundamentally about development versus stagnation, light versus darkness.

He underscored the importance of individual and community development.

Alarming Plot Details

The governor revealed that the alleged plot involved importing youths from outside the area, outfitting them in military uniforms, and orchestrating disturbances, with the complicity of a few local individuals.

He called upon the world and the military to take note of these ominous plans.

Promises of Continued Development

Governor Douye Diri concluded by enumerating the various projects initiated by his administration within the local government.

He assured the audience that, if re-elected, he would continue to prioritize and invest in the progress and development of the region.

In summary, Governor Douye Diri has sounded the alarm regarding an alleged opposition plot to disrupt the peace in Ogbia Local Government Area ahead of the governorship election.

These accusations have added an element of tension to the political landscape, with the governor emphasizing the importance of development in the region.

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