News - Bayelsa State Governor

Bayelsa Launches "Safe Motherhood Scheme"

7 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa "safe motherhood scheme" is designed to reduce the rising cases of infant maternal mortality rate through the provision of free antenatal care and monthly stipends to all pregnant women from the month of conception to the second month after delivery.

Bayelsa First Class Graduates To Get Automatic Employment

7 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, says henceforth, all first class graduates will be given automatic employment as a reward for diligence for academic excellence.

Anenih’s Death Is A Huge Vacuum Difficult To Fill – Governor Dickson

7 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has described the death of the former Minister of Works and Chairman Board of Trustees (BOT), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Tony Anenih, as a huge vacuum that is difficult to fill.

Gov. Dickson Congratulates Atiku

8 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa state governor, Seriake Dickson says he is confident that the just elected Peoples Democratic Party presidential standard bearer, Atiku Abubakar has what it takes to ensure victory for PDP in the 2019 general elections, and address the challenges plaguing the country, especially issues in the Niger Delta region.

 

Gov. Dickson Welcomes Timi Alaibe Back To PDP

8 months ago /
Politics 

The Bayelsa state Governor Seriake Dickson says the few good people in the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have left the party.

Sen. Foster Ogola Looses Senatorial Nomination In Bayelsa

8 months ago /
Nation  Politics 

Bayelsa state former commissioner for works and infrastructure, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo has emerged winner of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for Bayelsa west senatorial district which took place at the headquarters, Sagbama local government area of the state.

Bayelsa Marks Nigeria At 58 With Thanksgiving Service

8 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa state Governor Seriake Dickson says a Nigeria of equal citizenship, fairness and justice are achievable when all are treated as one.

 

Dickson Orders Closure Of Schools Over Rampaging Flood

8 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has directed that all schools be shut down for three weeks due to the rampaging flood that has ravaged most communities in the state.

Dickson Seeks Assistance Of Air Force In Evacuation Of Flood Victims

9 months ago /
Nation 

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has sought the collaboration of the Nigerian Air Force in emergency evacuation of victims of flood disaster in Bayelsa State and its environs.

Nigeria Needs A Competent Leader Says Gov. Dickson

9 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria is yearning for a competent leader, bridge builder and a unifier, who will place the interest of the masses above personal, ethnic and party interests.

Dickson Says Ijaw Nation Stands On Restructuring

9 months ago /
Nation 

Restructuring for the Ijaw nation is not a political slogan but, a matter of survival.

Ekweremadu Condemns INEC Ban On Smart Phones At Polling Units

9 months ago /
Nation 

More reactions have continued to trail the decision of the electoral umpire, INEC, banning the use of smart phones inside polling boots during 2019 general elections

Tambuwal Condoles With Dickson

9 months ago /
Politics 

Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal says all those vying for the presidential ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party should work with the aim of salvaging the country and support whoever emerges as the party's standard bearer.

Dickson To Partner Traditional Rulers In Cancer Advocacy

10 months ago /
Nation 

Bayelsa state Governor Seriake Dickson says traditional rulers are key players in the sensitization and advocacy for a cancer free society as they are closer to the people at the grassroots.

Dickson Foundation To Establish Cancer Centre

10 months ago /
Nation 

Worried by the increased record of deaths by cancer in the society, the Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson says his foundation is setting up the Goldcoast Dickson Cancer memorial centre to promote cancer awareness for early detection, screening and treatment of the ailment.

Dickson Preaches Love, Peaceful Coexistence

10 months ago /
Nation 

As Moslem faithful across the country begin the celebration of Eid-El-Kabir, Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson has admonished  Muslims in the state and beyond to take advantage of the celebration to propagate brotherly love among Nigerians of all religions.

Igali Seeks Private Sector Support For Wrestling

10 months ago /
Sports  

The President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation Daniel Igali has described the passing of the Mother of Bayelsa State Governor as a big loss to the Nigerian Wrestling Fraternity

Abiri’s Trial Stalled, Court Threatens To Strike Out Suit

10 months ago /
Nation 

The trial of Bayelsa Journalist Jones Abiri who has been detained by the Department of State Service, DSS for Two years is again stalled.

Bayelsa Launches Civil Service Website For Recruitment

10 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson in June this year directed the State's Civil Service Commission to commence the recruitment exercise of 1000 young Graduates across the eight Council Areas in the State.

Amnesty Programme Not Winding Down- Coordinator

10 months ago /
Niger Delta 

The coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Professor Charles Dokubo has assured the people of the oil rich Niger Delta region that the amnesty programme will not be ending anytime soon.