The Labour Party in Plateau State has picked Jack Dung Bot as the running mate to its gubernatorial candidate, Yohanna Margif ahead of the 2023 general elections.
Bot was unveiled on Wednesday at the State party secretariat in Bukuru, Jos, by Margif and other party officials.
Addressing party stakeholders, Margif said, Bot was picked after wide consultations with the party stakeholders, coupled with his acceptability.
“After a serious consultation, I am hereby presenting my running mate today, Engr. Dung Jack. This took me time after consultation and God directed me to Mathew 20: 26 and God asked me to pick him to come and help me take Plateau State to the promised land.
“We want to be true servants of the people of Plateau State, we need your support and prayers for God to grant us our heart desires.”
Bot, who hails from Barkin-Ladi Local Government Area accepted to serve the party in the capacity of a running mate and assured that he will bring in his best to move the state forward.