Senator Douye Diri
Bayelsa shortchanged in federal appointment, infrastructure, says Diri
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has called on the Federal Government to give more opportunities to Bayelsans at the federal level, saying the state has been shortchanged for long.
Diri warns police, others against harassment over use of facemasks
• Tailor 2021 budget towards eradicating COVID-19, A’Ibom govt tells MDAs Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has warned the Nigerian Police and other security operatives in the state not to harass and extort money from members of the public under the guise of enforcing the order on compulsory use of facemask. Diri gave the…
Douye Diri: Tough assignment in ‘new Bayelsa’
It’s no longer news how Senator Douye Diri emerged as governor of Bayelsa State; what counts is how he brings the disparate interests together, for the realisation of his vision and mission for the state.
IGP vindicates us on police complicity in election rigging, says Diri
Senator Douye Diri Campaign Organisation has said that the claim of the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, of fake policemen in Bayelsa State during the November 16 governorship election vindicated it.
Bayelsa 2019: Allow level playing field
The success or failure of the November 16, 2019 governorship election in Bayelsa and Kogi states will depend on how the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), conducts itself. The seeming overvaulting ambition of the party to “capture” the two states, by all means, raises concern. All the states must not be in the ruling party because we are not a one-party state. I find it rather undemocratic that APC wants to take all the states because it is in power.