[Just In] GOV. DOUYE DIRI COMMISSIONS SOME SOUTHERN IJAW COUNCIL PROJECTS
On - Friday, July 29, 2022
THE GOVERNOR OF BAYELSA STATE SENATOR DOUYE DIRI COMMISSIONS SOME SOUTHERN IJAW COUNCIL PROJECTS
CHIEF KIA GIVES 3YRS SCORECARD, APPRECIATES GOV. DIRI LED PROSPERITY GOVTThe Executive Governor of Bayelsa State, His Excellency Senator Douye Diri, accompanied by the Deputy Governor, Sen. Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo and other top Government functionaries visited Oporoma and Amassoma Communities for the commissioning of Projects executed by Chief (Hon) Kia Ebidoughebofa Nigeria, Executive Chairman Southern Ijaw LGA.
Some of the Projects commissioned included fully furnished New Executive Chairman's Office Complex, 500 Capacity Hall, 3000 litres Portable Water Scheme and Concrete Road at Oporoma as well as a Town Hall at Okoloba-ama Amassoma.
Gov. Douye Diri, in his speech said "Today, under two and a half year, your State Government has been able to free funds, and we are seeing the level of projects, development and implementation by various Councils. Well, after going round we will assess and see which one has done better than all others, but I think among those who have done well, your Local Government will be one of them."
In his earlier welcome address, Chief (Hon) kia Ebidoughebofa Nigeria, Executive Chairman of Southern Ijaw LGA, appreciated Gov. Douye Diri for defying the bad weather to visit the LGA. He expressed gratitude to the Governor for his tremendous support, financial liberty and supervisory role towards the Council which formed the bedrock of his performance.
He noted that, in addition to the Projects commissioned by the Governor, Southern Ijaw Local Government Council under his leadership had embarked upon about 50 Projects across the 17 Wards of the LGA.