The Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson has applauded the peaceful conduct of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP ward congresses across the State.
The Bayelsa State Government has called on the general public to ignore media reports of the purported "resignation" of a former Senior Special Assistant to Governor Henry Seriake Dickson on Non-Indigenes in the state, Mr Chinedu Mbah, describing him as ungrateful.
Mbah was reported to have resigned due to indebtedness of the state in salaries and allowances.
Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson, on Wednesday, premised his decision to contest for a second term as Governor based on the strength of his impressive scorecard of achievements in the last three and half years.
According to him, his achievements surpassed the abysmal performance of members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), while they were in public office.
One of the most vibrant delegates in the 2014 National Conference and advocate of derivation and resource control, Senator Nimi Barigha-Amange, has given a major boost to the re-election bid of Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson.
Senator Amange, a founding member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), announced his support while receiving the governor at his country home in Nembe-Ogbolomabiri shortly before the presentation of operational gadgets donated by him to motorcyclists in the community.
Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson on Thursday called on the Governorship aspirants in the December 5th polls on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to abide by the outcome of all the processes and respect the organs and the leadership of the party.
Governor Dickson made the call in an interview with newsmen, shortly after participating in the screening exercise at the South-South PDP Zonal office in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, ahead of the party’s primaries scheduled to take place on the 24th of this month.
As Yenagoa stood still for the official declaration of Governor Seriake Dickson’s re-election bid, the immediate past President of the Country, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan has called on other aspirants to shelve their ambitions and team up with the incumbent governor for the collective good of the state.
This is to avoid the age long politics of pull him down syndrome in the state and the Ijaw nation.
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Governors’ forum has condemned in strong terms, the violation of the sanctity of the Akwa Ibom State Government House, that was invaded by operatives of the Department of State Security, DSS.
Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Seriake Dickson has inaugurated a thirteen member Restoration Campaign Organisation, with a charge to bring their wealth of experience to bear on the job, ahead of the forthcoming gubernatorial election on the 5th of December, 2015.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has hinged his support for Governor Seriake Dickson’s re-election bid as one of the most performing governors in the country, based on his excellent track record of regular payment of workers’ salaries, reduction of the state’s huge debt profile and the unprecedented infrastructural development.
Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, accompanied by opinion leaders and PDP stalwarts in the State, Friday submitted his PDP nomination and expression of intent forms at the party’s National Headquarters in Abuja.
The Governor, who was accompanied by the first elected Governor of the State, Chief Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, former Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Peremobowei Ebebi, present and past members of the National and State Legislature as well as women and youth groups, created a carnival atmosphere at the PDP National Secretariat.