Dickson has set very high marks, says Okowa …as Bayelsa commences Safe Motherhood Scheme, payment to pregnant women

Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday was full of commendation for his Bayelsa counterpart, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, whom he said has set very high marks in governance worthy of emulation by their colleagues. He spoke as the special guest of honour at the DSP Alamieyeseigha Banquet Hall in Yenagoa during the formal launch […]

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2018 FLOOD: BAYELSA DEP. GOVERNOR VISITS IDP CAMP, APPLAUDS NAF MEDICAL OUTREACH PROGRAM …SAY MILITARY IS A VITAL ELEMENT IN DISASTER MANAGEMENT

Bayelsa Deputy Governor, retired Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John-Jonah, on Friday described the military as a vital element in the management of natural disasters like flooding, erosion and outbreak of diseases in the country. Retired Rear Admiral John-Jonah, who stated this while on a visit to the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs Camp at Igbogene in Yenagoa […]

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BUHARI LACKS VISION, CAPACITY TO DEVELOP NIGERIA – SARAKI

…RESTRUCTURING NOT TO DEVELOP A FEW STATES …SEIYEFA: BIGOTRY IN NIGERIA MUST STOP – DICKSON The President of Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, said that the leadership of the All Progressives Congress, led by President Muhammadu Buhari, lacks the vision, capacity and the patience to develop the country. A statement by the Special Adviser […]

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INEC BAN ON SMART PHONES UNCONSTITUTIONAL, UNACCEPTABLE – EKWEREMADU

Deputy Senate President, Professor Ike Ekweremadu, on Wednesday, berated the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for its decision to ban the use of smart phones at polling units, describing the move as unconstitutional and unacceptable. Senator Ekweremadu made the comment while speaking to journalists during a condolence visit to the Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Henry […]

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AVOID DISPARAGING UTTERANCES ABOUT GOVS, PARTY ORGANS, DICKSON TELLS PDP PRESIDENTIAL ASPIRANTS …PDP GOVS, ORGANS TO MEET ASPIRANTS IN ABUJA NEXT WEEK

The Governor of Bayelsa State, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has called on the twelve Presidential Aspirants of the People’s Democratic Party to avoid disparaging utterances as they campaign ahead of the party’s national convention. In a statement on Monday, by his Special Adviser on Media Relations, Mr. Fidelis Soriwei, Dickson said that it was […]

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PANDEF: NIGER DELTA MUST BENEFIT MAXIMALLY FROM ITS RESOURCES

…FG SHOULD MAKE EFFORT TO RESTRUCRTURE NIGERIA, SAYS OKOROTIE The Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, on Tuesday said the people of the Niger Delta must benefit maximally from its resources, through a restructured Nigeria, to ensure sustainable peace and stability in the region. National Chairman of PANDEF, Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga (rtd) stated this during […]

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OJUKAYE’S COURT VICTORY HAS ENDED WIKE/ABE’S CONSPIRACY AGAINST RIVERS PEOPLE—EZE

Describes the adoption of the Indirect Primaries by the Rivers APC as a masterstroke and the death knell to this devious plot The recent perpetual injunction granted by an Abuja High Court, affirming the Ojukaye Flag-Amachree as the undisputed chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers state has been described as the end […]

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UN APPOINTMENT, A RECOGNITION OF AMAECHI’S FEATS — EZE …Hails Rail Revolution

The recent appointment of Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi as an Advisory Board Member of the United Nations Road Safety Trust Fund (UNRSTF), as well as Sole Representative of Nigeria and Africa in the Fund, is a well-deserved recognition of his feats as Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation. All Progressives Congress (APC) Chieftain, Chief Eze Chukwuemeka […]

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Early diagnosis can reduce deaths from cancer, Iworiso-Markson ….Says Cancer centre in honour of late Mrs. Dickson to be launched soon

The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso-Markson said preparations are in top gear for the launching of the Henry Seriake Dickson Foundation, Cancer Centre and Henry Seriake Dickson Institute. Iworiso-Markson disclosed this in Toru-Orua, Sagbama local government area of Bayelsa State while fielding questions from journalists on the plans by Governor Henry […]

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No Rivers State Government Official Will Appear Before EFCC Until The EFCC Approached The Court of Appeal – Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike had declared that no official of the Rivers State Government would appear before EFCC over her politically motivated investigations until the EFCC approached the Court of Appeal to set aside the 2007 Judgment barring the commission from investigating the state.Wike said this in a statement made available by his Special […]

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