The Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson has called on the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and the Council for Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) to partner with the Nigerian Military towards ensuring high standards in their profession, in line with best global practices.
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State on Thursday showered encomiums on the late Chief Christopher Pere Ajuwa, describing him as an astute politician, Ijaw leader and quintessential statesman, whose death left a major vacuum in the state and the Ijaw Nation at large.
Speaking at a funeral service in honour of the deceased at the Chief DSP Alamieyeseigha Memorial Banquet Hall in Yenagoa, Hon. Dickson remarked that his contributions to the socio-economic and political growth of Bayelsa State and Nigeria will be forever remembered.
Former governor of Delta State, Chief James Onanefe Ibori on Wednesday paid a condolence visit to the family of his long time friend and political ally, late Chief D.S.P Alamieyeseigha in Amassoma, Bayelsa State.
Chief Ibori, who was accompanied on the visit by political leaders and stakeholders from Delta State, including the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Monday Igbuya, described Chief Alamieyeseigha as a patriotic leader, who was very courageous and outspoken and stood on the side of his people at all times.
Governor Dickson, who restated the Government's position during a live radio and television interview programme in Yenagoa, canvassed the support of the people of the state to enable his administration provide quality education, particularly for the less privileged children.
Assenting to the two bills in Government House, Yenagoa, Governor Dickson described the laws as the most revolutionary intervention in the education sector, as they would provide unique opportunities for the Bayelsa youths to advance their educational career.
Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson has continued to receive thumbs-up for putting world-class infrastructures in place, to drive the socio-economic development process of the state, despite its financial and environmental challenges.
Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Reconciliation Committee, including former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Engr Muhammed Abba-Gana gave the commendation, while speaking with newsmen in Yenagoa, shortly after visiting some completed and ongoing projects embarked upon by the Dickson-led administration in the State.
The Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson has called on other corporate organizations operating in the state to emulate the worthy example of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to show more commitment in the fulfillment of their corporate social responsibilities.
Governor Dickson made the call on Monday, when he received a 6-member team led by the Branch Controller, CBN in the state, Elder Godwill Obiora in Government House, Yenagoa..
During the meeting, Governor Dickson told Mallam Ciroma (Madaki Fika), that the visit was to intimate him on the efforts of the committee to ensure a peaceful resolution of the ongoing crisis in the party.