Born into the family of a Primary School teacher, Pa Abraham and late Mrs. Rose Diri of Sampou community in the present day Kolokuma/Opokuma Local Government Area of Bayelsa State on June 4, 1959. Like the common parlance, “many things have happened and many waters have gone under the bridge” but this man is standing firm and strong by the grace of God in good health on the occasion of his birth.
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El-Rufai, who spoke during a virtual meeting of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum on Wednesday, said one of his colleagues provided funds for the NLC strike in Kaduna State
Governor Douye Diri’s announcement was contained in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Daniel Alabrah, on Thursday in Yenagoa.
Diri stated this on Wednesday when he made an unscheduled visit to the facility ahead of a final certification visitation by the country’s aviation regulatory authorities on March 30, 2021.
The News Agency of Nigeria gathered from residents of the area that the young man was allegedly shot by a policeman at Ovom surburb.
Diri, who reacted to the allegations on Tuesday, noted that the smear campaign was aimed at armtwisting his administration to get appointments into his administration.
Dickson said his noticeable absence from government functions was deliberate and in consonance with his values and principles of non interference.
Jonathan reminded them that politics should not be seen as war, but a process of choosing a leader, and that after elections, there should be love and unity amongst all political parties
The plethora of litigations against the Governor for almost nine months were mere distractions, academic exercise and of no consequence. Governor Douye, indeed is a product of grace and has become a source of blessing to Bayelsa State.
Diri, who inaugurated the committee on Friday in Government House, Yenagoa, after meeting separately with both bodies, expressed his administration’s preparedness to ensure a peaceful resolution of the welfare issues affecting staff of the state-owned higher institutions.
The House Committee Chairman on Information, Tari Porri, representing Ekeremor Constituency 1, dismissed the rumour that the sixth assembly has concluded plans to impeach the governor.
The governor charged them not to be discouraged by the effects of COVID-19 pandemic and the attendant economic challenges.
The governor said the commission was able to do that through free, fair, peaceful and credible conduct of the election.
Also inaugurated were six technical advisers to complement the programmes of the Bayelsa government.
The appellate court, in a unanimous decision, overturned the August 15 tribunal judgment in favour of the Advanced Nigeria Democratic Party, which had nullified Diri’s November 16, 2019 election.
The judgement was delivered on Friday
Diri spoke after his predecessor, Chief Seriake Dickson. and immediate past Chairman of the party, Moses Cleopas, emerged as candidates for Bayelsa West and Bayelsa Central Senatorial Districts by-elections respectively.
n August 15, the Tribunal upheld the election of Diri and his Deputy, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo
The Tribunal delivered its judgment on Saturday
President Buhari had on Monday met with five governors from the North East, where he reassured that security would be restored to the area and the nation at large