The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John Jonah (rtd) has just been given another prestigious award of excellence “Distinguished Alumnus Star” yesterday 8th of August 2014 at the National Defence College, the highest award that could be conferred on any person. This was due to his outstanding performance as a soldier. In his days as a soldier he was always dedicated to bringing out the best even in the worst situation.
Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John Jonah (rtd) as an engineer became the Chief of Nigerian Naval Engineering with a difference. He was the brain behind the first locally owned warship, G.J Jonah Warship (NNS Andoni) built by Nigerian Naval engineers.
Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John Jonah (rtd) as a commandant of the National Defence College brought about a tremendous change that has taken the college to an international and enviable standard, to mention but a few Hard and good work they say will always shine!!
Congratulations your Excellency, Bayelsa is proud of you