Bayelsa State governor and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Peace and Reconciliation Committee, Mr. Seriake Dickson, yesterday held high level discussions with one of the founding fathers of the party, Mallam Adamu Ciroma.
During the meeting, Dickson told Ciroma (Madaki Fika), that the visit was to intimate him on the efforts of the committee to ensure a peaceful resolution of the ongoing crisis in the party. While presenting the template prepared by the committee on a peaceful resolution of the crisis, the governor thanked Ciroma for finding time to receive the committee.
He added that he and members of his committee valued the fatherly advice and words of wisdom given by the elder statesman on the way forward for the PDP.
The governor also thanked the politician for his sacrifice and service to the fatherland and to the party all through the years. He urged Ciroma to continue to provide his fatherly advice and counsel on party and national matters, especially at this trying time for the party.
“We must say that we value this meeting and indeed your invaluable contributions to the growth and development of the PDP in particular and the nation as a whole,” Dickson said. In his response, Ciroma thanked the governor for the efforts and sacrifices he has made to ensure that peace returns to the party.
He advised the governor to continue to handle the important assignment with the goodwill and good intentions he has always displayed and wished him success in that regard.