Stakeholders of Sagbama local government area have passed a vote of confidence on the Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Seriake Dickson in view of the positive impact his administration has made on the overall development of the state.
Speaking during a meeting of the first Sagbama local government area Stakeholders Forum at Sagbama, headquarters of the LGA, Engr. Charles Dorgu, Chairman of the forum, advanced reasons that informed their decision to rally round Governor Dickson to enable him consolidate on his good works in the restoration and transformation of the state.
According to Engr. Dorgu, the restoration government has engendered peace and stability, construction and rehabilitation of dilapidated facilities, construction of roads, bridges, the first flyover, since the creation of the state, schools and general hospitals across the local government areas of the state.
He also recounted the award of scholarships, provision of housing infrastructure, commercialization of landed property through the establishment of the Bayelsa geographical information System (BGIS), provision of the necessary commercial and industrial infrastructure to assist private entrepreneurships in the local government areas among others.
In their various speeches, Member representing Bayelsa West senatorial district, Dr. Stella Dorgu, Majority Leader of the State House of Assembly, Dr. Peter Akpe, Chief Anderson Eseimokumoh, Hon. Fyneman Wilson, former Treasurer PDP, Chief Felix Omemu, underscored the need to unite and forge a formidable block towards giving Governor Dickson total support come 2016.
They said Hon. Dickson’s emergence as Governor of the state was a great opportunity and divine providence, noting that the collective support of the people was required to return the governor for a second term, considering the fact that, he has done creditably well in all sectors of the state’s economy.
According to them, the people of Sagbama were proud of Governor Dickson’s achievements and legacies, especially in his efforts to turn around the fortunes of the state’s economy through strategic investments in virtually all sectors for the sake of posterity.