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Gov Dickson tasks LGA chairmen, Appointees on the need to achieve total victory in Dec 5 polls in Bayelsa

Create: 09/03/2015 - 21:24

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson on Wednesday, gave a marching order to all local government council chairmen and other elective and appointive officials of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to reside in their various localities to work for total victory of the party at the forthcoming December 5th Governorship polls.

The Governor, who gave the order at a meeting he held with all political appointees of the PDP at the Banquet Hall in Yenagoa, called for loyalty and sacrifice in their effort to collectively work as a team to canvass support for his re-election bid.

Bayelsa seeks private sector partnership to improve health sector ...step up effort to put diagnostic center to use

Create: 09/02/2015 - 19:31

Governor Dickson, who stated this when the leadership of Traigen Healthcare visited him at Government House, Yenagoa, said government is willing to partner people with the expertise to invest in the health sector for the benefit of the state.

He underscored the importance of the Traigen Healthcare to aspirations of the state in the health sector, adding that, the government is looking forward to the speedy completion of the paper work between the Traigen Healthcare and the Ministry of Health to enable them kick-start the running of the Diagnostic Centre.

Bayelsa Polls: Ex-President Jonathan, Ijaw leaders to attend Dickson's declaration

Create: 09/02/2015 - 19:25

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, former governor of Bayelsa State, Chief D.S.P. Alamieyeseigha, Ijaw leaders from around the world and other political heavyweights from the South-South geo-political zone are among dignitaries that will attend the second term declaration of Bayelsa State governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson on the 8th of September, 2015 in Yenagoa.

Others expected at the event include, the national leadership of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) PDP governors and National Assembly members.

Bayelsa Govt Receives News of Former PDP Chairman's Death With Rude Shock and Disbelief

Create: 09/02/2015 - 13:27

...Its a Personal Loss to Me; Says Gov Dickson

The Bayelsa State Government has expressed deep shock and total disbelief, the news of the sudden demise of the immediate past State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Col. Sam Inokoba, retd.

In his reaction, Governor Henry Seriake Dickson described Col. Inokoba’s demise, as a personal loss to him, having worked to ensure his emergence as the Chairman of the PDP in the State and supported him, all through his tenure as Chairman, stressing that, he is deeply saddened by the incident.

Guild Of Editors End 5-Day Confab in Yenagoa, Confers Awards On Gov. Dickson, Buhari's Media Aide

Create: 09/01/2015 - 16:53

The eleventh edition of the All Nigerian Editors Conference (ANEC) has ended in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital with an award of excellent performance in office and media friendliness on Governor Seriake Dickson.

Also honoured for his contributions to the growth of media practice and the Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE, is the immediate past President of the Guild, Mr Femi Adesina, who vacated the position following his appointment as the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity.

Senate President, Govs Dickson, Okowa, others pay last respect to pa Emiemokumor, father os Sen. Manager

Create: 08/30/2015 - 21:41

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson over the weekend joined the Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki and his Delta State counterpart, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa to pay their last respects to late Pa Emiemokumor Manager, father of the Senator representing Delta South, Senator James Manager.

Bayelsa Polls: Ijaw leaders move to endorse Dickson, seek neutrality from Buhari

Create: 08/30/2015 - 21:35


A socio-political organisation, under the aegis of Ijaw Patriots for Good Governance, have concluded arrangements to mobilize massive support for the re-election of Governor Seriake Dickson, beginning with his formal declaration on September 8.


Bayelsa Declares over N2B balance at Monthly Transparency Briefing ...Gov Dickson expresses worry over dwindling revenues

Create: 08/30/2015 - 18:30

The Bayelsa State Government has declared a balance of N2.8 billion as at the end of July 2015.

Governor Seriake Dickson, who made the declaration at the monthly transparency media briefing for the month of July, 2015 expressed concern that, revenue from the federation account has dropped drastically from N18 billion in 2012 to about N9 billion.

Gov Dickson Advocates National Consensus in the Fight Against Terrorism, Hunger, Ethnicity and Injustice

Create: 08/27/2015 - 19:50

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson on Thursday called on Nigerians to collaborate with the Federal Government in building national consensus to fight against issues of terrorism, hunger, ethnicity and injustice to bring about the much needed change.

Governor Dickson, who made the call in Yenagoa, while declaring open the 11th All Nigerian Editors Conference, pointed out that, the restoration administration had for long been implementing institutional changes in line with democratic principles.

Gov Dickson Exudes More Confidence as Bayelsa Guber Polls Draw Closer .

Create: 08/27/2015 - 15:45

...Says APC Does not Have Structures on the Ground to Threaten PDP
Barely 5 months to the Bayelsa State Governorship polls, Governor Seriake Dickson has expressed strong convictions that, he would be re-elected, as he has an edge over his opponents running on a record of concrete achievements, rather than promises.    

Governor Dickson, who made the assertion in a special interview with newsmen in Government House, Yenagoa, the state capital, stressed that, the restoration support base was far more robust now than it was in 2012.