A group under the aegis of South South Youths for Transparent Leadership Initiative has called on the Chief Executive of Belema Oil, Engr Tein Jackrich Junior to run for governor of Rivers State come 2023

Leader of the group​ who is also a​ former lawmaker representing Ahoada East Constituency 1 in the Rivers State House of Assembly Chief Hon Martin Mannah said the call was necessitated after a thorough consideration by the group​ of the antecedence of Engr Tein Jackrich Jnr​

Hon Martin Mannah also expressed confidence in the ability of Engr Tein Jackrich Jnr to revive the economy of the state as governor