Henry Seriake Dickson was first elected on 14th February, 2012 as Governor of Bayelsa State and was re-elected on 14th February, 2016 for a second term. The Governor and his Deputy are committed to the restoration agenda to bring about positive change to Bayelsa.
Henry Seriake Dickson
Governor of Bayelsa State
Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson holds a Bachelor of Law (LLB Hons) degree from the Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt. He was called to the Bar in 1993, having earned his Barrister of Law (BL) from the Nigerian Law School, the same year. His Excellency had a stint as a Police Officer with the Nigerian Police Force before his voluntary withdrawal from service to actively practice Law.
Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John Jonah
Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John Jonah joined the Nigerian Defence Academy Course 16 in June 1974 as a Naval cadet. He passed out of the Academy in December 1975 as the best Naval Cadet and was awarded a silver medal. He later proceeded to the Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth in England where he did the International Midshipman course 1976/77 and passed out in first class (Academics).