All is now set for the not too long ago launched former Plateau State Governor, Senator Joshua Dariye to declare curiosity to contest the Plateau Central senatorial seat on the platform of the Labour Social gathering (LP).
SapaTV stories thatDariye and former Taraba governor, Jolly Nyame have been, on Monday launched from jail three months after their pardon by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Council of State.
Dariye spent about 4 years in jail out of his 10 years sentence for N1.126 billion fraud.
In accordance with Every day Belief, the Plateau State chapter of LP has concluded preparations to welcome Dariye from Abuja to select the partys senatorial kind.
The supply, a Labour Social gathering official, mentioned: Sure, it’s true that he (Dariye) will likely be operating for a Senate seat. We’re making preparations for him to return from Abuja for the senatorial declaration.
In accordance with the social gathering official, the previous Plateau State Governor has the capability to spring surprises at subsequent yr’s election due to the love many have for him within the North-Central State.
He acknowledged Dariye has additionally given a lift to the partys governorship candidate, Patrick Dakum, who defected to the LP, after failing to safe the ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
SapaTV remembers that Dariye, who served as Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP) governor, defected from the social gathering. He contested and gained a senatorial seat in 2011 on the platform of LP.
The Labour Social gathering has former Anambra State governor, Peter Obi, as its presidential candidate.