Pioneer IYC President joins race for Bomadi/Patani Reps seat

Fri Aug 10th, 2018 - Bayelsa

PATANI—PIONEER President of Ijaw Youth Council, Dr. Felix Tuodolo, has announced his intention to run for Bomadi/Patani Federal constituency seat in the House of Representatives.

Tuodolo, in company of other Ijaw leaders such as Alhaji Asari Dokubo, had in 1998 played vital roles in the formation of IYC, which led to the Kaima Declaration.

Director, Felix Tuodolo Campaign Organisation, Boubai Enai, in a statement yesterday, noted that the former IYC President would be embarking on his political sojourn on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, with a formal declaration of his intention to the people of the constituency, particularly PDP family, in Patani and Bomadi Local Government areas of the state.

He said: “Having served as the first Commissioner for Ijaw National Affairs, Bayelsa State, Special Adviser to the Bayelsa State governor on Niger Delta Affairs and pioneer president of IYC, Tuodolo will be bring his wealth of experience in representing the people of Bomadi/Patani Federal constituency.”




source: Vanguard