This is to inform the general public, especially our children that, due to the current mood and the various challenges facing the nation, His Excellency, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, Governor of Bayelsa State has directed that, this year’s children’s Day celebration in the state scheduled for Tuesday, 27thof May, 2014, be made low-keyed.
To this end, the traditional march-past and children’s party in Government House have been cancelled.
However, to give the children a sense of belonging, the Governor is expected to host a few selected children to a close door get-together at the Governor’s lodge, Government House, Yenagoa by 4 O’clock in the evening on Tuesday, 27thof May, 2014.
The various Local Government Chairmen in the state have also been directed by this announcement to comply and act accordingly.
Government regrets the inconveniences this might cause the general public, especially our lovely children.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Bayelsa State