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Gov Dickson Inaugurates Volunteers Scheme ...Urges Beneficiaries to Compliment Security Operatives in Stemming Criminality

Create: 08/10/2015 - 12:00

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.

2012 flood: We got N535 Million, not N15 Billion - Bayelsa State

Create: 08/10/2015 - 10:37

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.

Bayelsa Govt Condemns Killing of Military Personnel ...Condoles With COAS, Families of Slain Officers

Create: 08/09/2015 - 16:08

...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.

Aug 28 is D-Day, as Gov Dickson Declares for 2nd Term

Create: 08/08/2015 - 20:56

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

Create: 08/08/2015 - 20:45


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.

Bayelsa Govt Cracks Down on Kidnapping; Calls for Registration of 200-Horsepower Engine Boats, as Dickson Give Kudos to Security Agencies

Create: 08/07/2015 - 16:15

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.

Ogbia/Nembe Road to be Delivered in December....Says Contractor

Create: 08/06/2015 - 17:41

...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.

Gov Dickson and Alamieyeseigha Were Not Sent Out of Peace Meeting...PDP

Create: 08/04/2015 - 17:34

....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.

Gov Dickson Commissions Ultra Modern Stadium in Nembe...Promises More Projects in the Area

Create: 08/03/2015 - 15:39

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson said his administration's decision to provide N3bn to the contractor handling the Ogbia-Nembe road was borne out of his personal love for the Nembe people and the desire to spread development to all parts of the state.

Governor Dickson, who stated this while commissioning the Nembe City Stadium at Ogbolomabiri at the weekend, vowed not to be dissuaded by the activities of detractors from implementing the well intentioned plans of the present administration’s restoration agenda.

Gov Dickson Closes Bayelsa Investment and Economic Forum

Create: 08/02/2015 - 23:37

...Says Transformation of State to an Agricultural and Power Hub are Realizable, Assures on Security of Investments, as Renews Call for Partnerships

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State on Friday described his administration's decision to diversify the state economy with the target of transforming it into an agricultural production and power supply hub in the Gulf of Guinea as ambitious, but realisable.