Our attention have been drawn to the unfounded rumour being peddled by mischief makers on social media that the Bayelsa State Government has demanded the sum of 200 million naira from the Hyundai Heavy Industries Company Limited as money spent to fuel the company's power plant at the time it trained Bayelsan youths on vocational skills at the Bayelsa State College of Arts and Sciences (BYCAS) being part of the company's obligations to build the "Brass Fabrication Yard".
Stakeholders Alliance for Corporate Accountability, SACA, an organization based in Yenagoa has called on multi-national oil companies operating in the Niger Delta to adopt best global practices in their operations.
Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John Jonah retd, (left) in a discussion with the Special Adviser to the Governor on Treasury, Revenue and Accounts, Mr. Timipre Seipulo (right) during the May, 2018 edition of the State's Monthly Transparency Press Briefing at Government House, Yenagoa
Bayelsa State Government is to sign a Global Memorandum of Understanding with Shell Petroleum Development Company, (SPDC) on the Gbarain/Ubie Gas plant, a multi-million dollar project, which is the largest investment in Africa.
The Bayelsa State Government has revealed that, the ongoing reforms in the public service has continued to yield positive results, as it is currently saving about 684 million Naira annually from the review of the grade levels of workers at the Local Government level alone.
Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson (L), presents a special State Plaque to the visiting Team Leader, Nigeria War College, Course 2/2018, Major General Enenche John Enenche, during a courtesy visit by the top Military Delegation to Government House, Yenagoa.
Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Seriake Dickson on Thursday, said his administration would continually collaborate with the security agencies particularly the Nigerian Army for the enthronement of peace, stability and development.