Vice President Osinbajo, former President Jonathan Headline Anniversary Activities

Activities lined up by the Bayelsa State Government to mark the second anniversary in office of Governor Douye Diri on the 14th of this month will commence today.

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, former President Goodluck Jonathan, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors and the party’s national chairman, Senator Iyorchia Ayu, are among prominent personalities invited for the celebrations.

Others are former governor of the state, Senator Seriake Dickson, members of the National Assembly, religious and traditional leaders.

According to a statement by the Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information, Orientation and Strategy, Honourable Ayibaina Duba, who is also chairman of the Media/Publicity Committee, a two-week programme of activities involves inauguration of projects by Dr. Jonathan.

Others are, Oyo State Governor, Oluseyi Makinde, his Akwa Ibom State counterpart, Udom Emmanuel, Chief Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, Senator Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state and chairman of the PDP Governors Forum, Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state.

Others on the line-up are Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, immediate Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Seriake Dickson and Dr. Ayu.

Vice President Osinbajo will perform the flag-off of the bridge construction project linking Oporoma, headquarters of the Southern Ijaw Local Government Area from Angiama Community on the Yenagoa-Oporoma road on the 17th.