Former president, Goodluck Jonathan has cleared the air on the current ongoing rumor of him planning to defect to the All Progressives Congress (APC) to pursue a presidential ambition.
Ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has affirmed his loyalty to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as he described the party as an organization that carries people along.
The former president disclosed this at a thanksgiving service held to mark the one-year administration of Governor Douye Diri in Bayelsa state.
He said “PDP has been a very friendly party, I am a member of PDP and I know from the beginning till today, it has been a very friendly party, PDP is a party that carries everybody along and we should extend that at Bayelsa State level, that starts it in Bayelsa State so that all those who are in the political process so that at the end of any political contestation for the governorship or any other office, let us work together for the interest of our people.”
The former president also advised politicians to shun politics of bitterness in the interest of promoting peace and development.