- There has been worrisome report about theft at the Bayelsa state Government House in Yenogoa
- The news is about the missing sum of N40 million at the office of the deputy chief of staff to the state government
- Moreover, some policemen and officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have been arrested in relation to the development
Emerging report reveals that not less than N40 million was on Friday, December 6, declared missing in the office of Ebizi Ndiomu-Brown, the deputy chief of staff to the Bayelsa state Government House.
The Nation reports that about seven policemen and officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have been arrested and detained as possible suspects linked to the development at the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the state police command.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that Governor Seriake Dickson had appointed 60 new special advisers for the state government.
The governor’s chief press secretary, Fidelis Soriwei, mad the development public in a statement released on Thursday, October 10.
Legit.ng gathered that Soriwei said the appointees, who were drawn from the state’s eight local government areas, would help the government finish well.
He said: “His Excellency the governor of Bayelsa state, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has approved the appointment of 60 new special advisers as part of the deliberate efforts to enable the restoration government to finish strong in the avowed commitment to deliver effective governance to the good people of Bayelsa state.”
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The statement went further: “The governor has directed the caucuses to nominate women for appointment as special advisers next week, in areas where they have not been considered for appointment."
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