The People Democratic Party, PDP, stalwart Hon Jonathan Dabo has congratulated Nigerian on the occasion of Democracy Day celebration, says the reconciliation move of the PDP party would further strengthen and brighten the chance of winning the forthcoming election.
Dabo in his congratulatory message made available to our medium in Jos expresses confidence that the chance of PDP clinching all the elective positions is bright.
He called on all aggrieved members to sheath their sword for the progress of the victory of the party in Nigeria, adding, democracy has come to stay so we should imbibe the spirit of sportsmanship.
The Hon Jonathan Dabo campaign team also thanked Nigerian for their overwhelming support according to his electioneering campaign towards building a further and a better people grassroots politics, he said.
He stated that democracy can only strive in an atmosphere of peace so I employ all sundry to eschew politics of bitterness and rancor.
Dabo says as Nigerian observe democracy Day let work together and improve the well-being of our people, which had encourage me to join the race for the Jos North /Bassa Federal Constituency to salvage and attract human capital including infrastructural development.
He revealed that despite its imperfection, democracy remains the best option for the country, adding that through the determination of the citizens and their active participation in the democratic process, Nigerians can achieve a truly great country of our dream.
Hon Jonathan Dabo urged Nigerians not to relent in their search for lasting peace as a necessary condition for progress and prosperity.
He saluted the heroic deeds of patriots who worked assiduously to actualize democratic rule in the country, especially the symbol of the June 12 struggle, the late Chief M.K.O. Abiola, saying only a truly great, peaceful, and prosperous Nigeria could be a befitting compensation for their sacrifices.
Stressing that democracy is a journey and not a destination, Jonathan Dabo said a lot more sacrifice was required from the citizens to ensure the country gets the best out of its democratic rule.
He urged the youth especially, to show more interest in the economic and political development of the country, adding that they have the required education, exposure, and numerical strength to make a positive impact on both the economy and governance.
“We may not have reached the promised land, but we have left Egypt. We may not have attained the best, but we surely have made some progress as a nation.
“With more determination and active participation of the citizens in the democratic process, we would reach the promised land.
“While we remember today the contributions and sacrifices of our patriots (dead and living), the only befitting compensation for their efforts would be a truly great, peaceful, and prosperous Nigeria. This is achievable .” He added.