by Mitchelle Uzorka
former member of the House of Representatives, Dr. Dawari George, has emerged as the governorship flag bearer of the Action Alliance in Rivers State for the 2023 elections.
George emerged winner after he polled 93 votes during a subtituted primary election conducted in Port Harcourt on Wednesday morning.
In his victory speech, George said,” Today, after wide consultations across different strata of society, and in line with my personal conviction of a divine call to service.
“I accept my election as the flag bearer of the Action Alliance (AA) and consequently offer myself to the electorate and the good people of Rivers State to contest for the dignified office of the Governor of our dear Rivers State.
“2023 offers a defining moment for us as a people to take a significant leap towards the actualization of the dreams of our founding fathers who envisioned a united and prosperous State for all – indigenes and residents.”
Dawari, resigned his membership of the APC on July 8, 2022.