making it known to the public the spokesperson to the governor, Lere Olayinka said the governor replaced Dr Olusegun Mimiko who is the outgone chairman.
Present at the meeting were other governors and the national chairman of the Caretaker Committee of the Party, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, the chairman Board of Trustee, BOT of the Party, Senator Wali Jibril and the leadership of the Party in the National Assembly, Senator Ike Ekweremadu.
Fayose promised not to let the party down and described it as a call to service.
He said “he was out to pull down the wall of Jericho surrounding the party with a promise to embark on total mobilization of party members nationwide ahead of the 2019 General elections.
He assured that the Party would work very hard to reclaim its lost States and as well formed the government at the centre come 2019 .”
Hon Seriake Dickson who is the governor of Bayelsa said Fayose's selection was a collective decision as not only was he the most senior governor but a dedicated person.
They described Fayose as “a real party man who would boost the growth and development of the Party.”