Benue State governor, Dr. Gabriel Suswam, has said that the people of the State have endorsed the candidature of the President of the Senate, Senator David Mark, for the Benue South Senatorial seat come 2015.
The governor made the statement today in Abuja while speaking at the presentation of a book, “Suswam, Politics and governance in Benue State” He said their decision to return him to the Senate in 2015 is irrevocable.
“The position of Senator Mark is not contest able. We want him back and there is no question or argument about it,” he said.
“The Senate President has performed creditably and it is only logical that we give him the needed support and encouragement to continue the good works in the upper legislative Chamber,” he added.
In his remark, Senator David Mark commended the governor for his achievements in the state. He noted that in addition to infrastructural development, the governor has succeeded in building peace among the different ethnic groups in the state.