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Bayelsa State: Former NDDC Boss, Alaibe Declares For Governorship



A former Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mr. Timi Alaibe has declared his ambition to be the next governor of Bayelsa State.

This is as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), slated November 16, 2019, for the Kogi and Bayelsa state governorship elections

Timi said he will run a Blue Ocean Economy and invite private sector capital for sustainable development in the state.

He has also obtained the relevant form from the National Secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the governorship race.

Alaibe, who unveiled his ambition in Abuja, said: ” I have had many consultations before declaring my interest. The consultations are still ongoing. “Essentially, my vision for Bayelsa is that of shared economic prosperity for the people of the state.

” The vision is about the government as a social investor and the government as an enabler to invite private sector capital…”

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