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Dickson, Wike Hold Closed-Door Meeting …on security, regional integration

Create: 10/05/2017 - 17:57
Governor Wike gave the commendation in an interview with newsmen, shortly after a closed-door meeting with Governor Dickson in Government House, Yenagoa. The meeting centred on fostering the security of lives and property in Rivers and Bayelsa states, South South integration, political and economic ties among the two sister states. 
Governor Wike expressed his commitment to work closely with his Bayelsa State counterpart to foster regional integration, socio-economic and political ties.

Bayelsa Govt begins Public Sector Reforms

Create: 10/05/2017 - 10:41
This was one of the disclosures made shortly after the 80th State Executive Council meeting, which took place in Yenagoa on Wednesday.
Briefing newsmen shortly after the meeting, the new Commissioner‎ for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso-Markson said, the decision to begin the reforms is hinged on the desire of the government to inject more life into the public sector.

Bayelsa governor advocates Kingian mentorship for Ijaw youths

Create: 10/03/2017 - 18:13
A Government House statement signed by the Governor's Chief Press Secretary, Francis Ottah Agbo noted that, the Governor made the call during a meeting with Martin Luther King III, the only surviving son of the celebrated civil rights activist and icon, late Dr .Martin Luther King Jr,  in Atlanta, Georgia in the United States of America. 

Bayelsa @ 21: Let's renew hope in our state, nation - Governor Dickson

Create: 09/30/2017 - 01:30
He has equally urged all Bayelsans and the Ijaw Nation to rekindle their hope in the greatness of the state and the country, stressing that, if Bayelsa is great, Nigeria will be great again! 
According to a press statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Francis Ottah Agbo, the Bayelsa helmsman gave the charge in his message to commemorate the 21st anniversary of the state's creation as well as the 57th independence anniversary of Nigeria. 

Bayelsa Gov urges Nigerians in Diaspora to close ranks ...says Nigeria's challenges surmountable

Create: 09/25/2017 - 16:00

Governor Dickson, who stated this in Atlanta at a dinner in his honour by Nigeria's Consulate-General in America, Ambassador Kayode Laro, said Nigeria is a great country with great opportunities and outstanding people, but has challenges like every other country, which are, however, surmountable.   


Create: 09/25/2017 - 06:58

IDYL, an undergraduate student at the State owned Niger Delta University, Amassoma hails from Kolokuma in Kolokuma/Opokuma local government area of the state.

The state commissioner for Information and Orientation, Hon. Obuebite Jonathan congratulated the winner and described his victory as a morale booster for other teeming youths in the state.

He said IDYL with his scintillating performance has showed to the World that Bayelsa state is not and should not be seen as a place for militant activities.

US Congress Commends Bayelsa Governor

Create: 09/24/2017 - 21:32

Chairperson of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Rep Sheila Jackson Lee, has commended the Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson for placing the state on the path of development, prosperity and peace.

While commending Governor Dickson for his developmental strides in a difficult and treacherous terrain, Rep Lee noted that, the Restoration Government has well-articulated policies and programmes, which if religiously implemented, could take the state from the backwaters.

Support Gov. Dickson, Iworiso-Markson tells Ogbia youths

Create: 09/24/2017 - 15:23

The out-gone Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, Daniel Iworiso-Markson has called on youths of Ogbia Local Government Area to‎ give the governor full support in his quest to make life more meaningful to them.

According to him, the governor has done so well in developing human capacity in the state, through his massive investment in education and manpower development.