Fresh facts have emerged why Dame Patience Jonathan is now supporting the second term ambition of Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State. Before now, the former President Jonathan’s wife supporters have been saying that she wants Dr. Warimpamowei Dudofa to be the governor of the state.
Be that as it may, we can tell you for free why she has thrown her political weight behind the incumbent governor. Insiders told us that the fear of APC winning the forthcoming governorship election in the state after dislodging her and the husband from Aso Rock, Abuja made the powerful lady had a rethink and decided to support the present governor.
Those in the know said the Dame Patience Jonathan has not forgiven the APC for crashing her dream of staying in Aso Rock Villa for another four years and also relinquishing her exalted position as the President of Africa’s First Ladies Peace Mission which is now being occupied by Hajia Aisha Buhari.
We were told that the former First Lady of Nigeria sees the defeat of PDP in Bayelsa State to APC an insult to her and the husband after being defeated at the presidential election by the APC. Sources said she has directed her supporters to vote for the incumbent governor.