Bayelsa: Seriake Dickson Holds Special Valedictory Live Media Chat Ahead of Friday’s Handing Over


The outgoing governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, will hold a special valedictory live media chat on Thursday (today) evening.

According to a statement by the state Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso-Markson, the media chat will hold at the Governor’s Conference Room, Government House, Yenagoa, at 6pm.

Dickson who will be handing over on Friday (tomorrow) will speak on a wide range of issues, including the Supreme Court judgment which declared the Peoples Democratic Party’s candidate, Douye Diri, winner of the state governorship election.

The media chat is the last time the two term governor will address the people of the state and give his stewardship as a governor.

“Governor Dickson, who is the first Two-term Governor of Bayelsa State and serving his last 24 hours in office, will speak on a wide range of issues, including the today’s Supreme Court judgment on the State Governorship election, among others.

“Bayelsans and the general public are, by this announcement, requested to tune in and also participate by sending their comments and questions to @iamhsdickson on twitter and Iamhsdickson on facebook, to stream live: go to @bayelsanewmedia on facebook or through the following mobile numbers; 08084673265 or 08132798648,” the statement read in part.