Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has praised the people of Benue South Senatorial District for the revalidation of the mandate of Former Senate President, Senator David Mark, stating that they have proven that power resides with the people.
In a congratulatory message to the Former Senate President on his victory at the rerun Benue South Senatorial District Election, Governor Wike said that the people of the senatorial district with their choice have appreciated Senator David Mark for his contributions to their development, democracy and National growth.
He noted that by casting their votes for the distinguished former Senate President, the Benue South Senatorial District constituents extended a worthy gift to the outstanding lawmaker.
He urged Senator David Mark to continue to play his stabilising role at the National Assembly for the present dispensation to benefit from his vast experience in legislative matters.
While praying God to grant Senator David Mark good health to discharge his responsibilities to his constituents and the nation, Governor Wike appealed to him to accommodate his political opponents as a political father for the greater good of the Benue South Senatorial District.