Chairman of the Silverbird Group and senator representing East senatorial district in Bayelsa State, Ben Murray Bruce, has called on his supporters and development conscious Bayelsans to make sure they not only support Governor Seriake Dickson's 're-election but that they should also go out and canvass for him so that the state can keep on moving ahead.
The earlier postponed special live interview programme to feature His Excellency, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, Governor of Bayelsa State on radio and television will now hold as follows:
Date: Tuesday, 11th of August, 2015
Time: 12 O’clock in the afternoon
Venue: The Governor’s Conference Room, Government House, Yenagoa
Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson on Monday charged beneficiaries of the State Volunteer Scheme to complement the efforts of security operatives to check criminal activities and other forms of social vices in their locality.
Governor Dickson, who gave the charge at the presentation of stipends to beneficiaries at the secretariat of the Volunteer Scheme in Yenagoa, emphasized that, their primary responsibility was to collate community-based intelligence on criminal acts such as kidnapping, cultism and other vices capable of breaching the peace in their domains.
The Bayelsa State Post Management Committee, has described as blatant lies the allegation by the All Progressives Congress ( APC), that it received N15 billion as donations during the peak of the 2012 flood that devastated the entire state.
The committee said it has only received the sum of N500 million from the state government, being donation from a philanthropist organisation, Mr Mike Adenuga Foundation and additional N35 million for logistics and administrative cost.
...Pledges to Partner Security Agencies in Fishing Out the Perpetrators
The Bayelsa State Government has condoled with the Chief of Army Staff. Major General Tukur Yusuf Buratai and the families of the five slain military and police officers by unknown gunmen over the weekend in the State.
Bayelsa State Governor Henry Seriake Dickson is expected to formally declare his intention to run for a second term, as Governor of the State on the 28th of this month.
A Government House statement, says the declaration will be made at a grand rally in Yenagoa.
The statement enjoined all Bayelsans, especially the teeming supporters of the Restoration government, across the State to come out in their numbers, as a mark of appreciation for the development strides of the administration.
GOV DICKSON SCORES PDP GOVERNORS HIGH, AS HE EULOGIZES SENATOR CLARK AT SON’S WEDDING
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has described his colleagues elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as leaders whose enviable record of performance could hardly be surpassed in the political history of Nigeria.
The Governor, stated this at the weekend when he led a high-powered delegation of notable personalities from the state to attend the marriage ceremony of Mr Ebipere Clark, son of Ijaw foremost leader, Chief Edwin Clark at Effurun in Delta State.
As part of efforts geared towards tackling kidnapping and other criminal activities in Bayelsa, the State Government has called on owners of engine boats with a speed capacity of 200-horsepower and above, plying the waterways of the state to make them available for registration.
...Govt. Re-assure Bayelsans on Completion of Projects
The contractor handling the Ogbia Nembe road has given December this year as the deadline to deliver the project to the Bayelsa State Government to enhance socio-economic activities of the area.
The project being handled by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), in partnership with the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has been on the drawing board for over 15 years.
....Report is Masterminded by APC to Cause Disunity in PDP
The Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) has debunked the print media and online reports that, the Bayelsa state Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson and Chief Diepreye Alamieyeseigha were sent out of the peace meeting initiated by the National secretariat of the party at the weekend in Otuoke, Bayelsa State.