The Deputy Governor, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, gave the directive at separate meetings with traditional rulers from Kolokuma/Opokuma and Yenagoa Local Government Areas at the Government House, Yenagoa.
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Deputy governor, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, gave the assurance on Thursday while responding to issues raised by the state council of the Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) of primary schools during a meeting at his office in Government House, Yenagoa.
Ewhrudjakpo spoke in Yenagoa, on Thursday, while receiving a report by the 12-member committee set up last week by the state government to look into claims made by former councillors concerning their unpaid allowances.
The deputy governor expressed the optimism in a statement by his Senior Special Assistance on Media, Doubara Atasi, on Friday in Yenagoa
The pledge was given in a statement by Doubara Atasi, Senior Special Assistant to the Deputy Governor, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo.
The condemnation was contained in a press statement by Doubara Atasi, Senior Special Assistant to the Bayelsa State Deputy Governor, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo.
A seven-member panel of the apex court led by Justice Sylvester Ngwuta in a unanimous judgment, dismissed the six appeals filed against the governor and his deputy, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo.
The Deputy Governor, who made the call on Friday at a meeting with all councilors from the eight local government areas in Yenagoa, condemned their recent protest against government over car allowance and other welfare issues.
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 appellate court dismissed the appeal on the grounds that the allegation of certificate forgery brought against Ewhrudjakpo by Accord Party were not proven beyond reasonable doubt as required by the law on criminal allegations.
The group made this known on Wednesday at a news conference it organised in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital.
The Tribunal delivered its judgment on Saturday
Diri made the call on Friday during an online global conference to mark the 2020 World Environment Day, with the theme: “The Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on the Flora and Fauna of the Niger Delta.”
The Independent National Electoral Commission said it will soon meet to determine the date for the conduct of bye-elections to fill the vacancies in Bayelsa Central and Bayelsa West Senatorial Districts.
An Abuja Area Court has ordered the Department of State Services to investigate a case of forgery filed against the Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo.
Senator Douye Diri of the Peoples Democracy Party on Friday took the oath of office as Governor of Bayelsa State.
A Lugbe Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Wednesday issued a bench warrant for the arrest of Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo over alleged failure to appear before it.