Bayelsa State Commissioner for Mineral Resources,
Markson Fefegha who resigned his appointment and
membership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP,
has rescinded the decision.
Fefegha, in a letter on Thursday announcing his
return to the party said that the decision to resign
last Friday was due to a breakdown in
The letter reads, “It is with a deep sense of
responsibility that I address my colleagues, political
associates and supporters through this medium.
“You will recall that I resigned my appointment as
Commissioner for Mineral Resources on the 18th of
October, 2019 because of what I perceived as
‘political uncertainty’ and other considerations.
“This was due largely to the communication gap
between me and His Excellency, Henry Seriake
Dickson, Governor of Bayelsa State at the time.
Having met and discussed with him, I have
reconsidered my decision to remain in the party and
“Over the years, we have a shared bond of
friendship and the mystic cord of brotherhood,
which cannot be sacrificed on the altar of political
“I shall continue to lavish adulation to his
developmental efforts and quality of leadership to
Bayelsa State and the Ijaw nation
“I urge all my supporters to remain steadfast and
continue to support the Peoples Democratic Party.
“Let us join hands together to build a prosperous
I thank you for your understanding.”
However the PDP has welcomes him back with open hands.