Governor Diri Reabsorbs Cabinet Members
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri has reabsorbed cabinet members and other appointees who earlier resigned to join the political race but later stepped down for other party stalwarts during the just concluded PDP primaries. Governor Diri made the declaration at the commencement of the 76th Executive Council Meeting held at the Exco Chambers, Government House, Yenagoa.
Diri, who commended the sportsmanship of the aspirants, said there is always a reward for sacrifice, and added that for them to sacrifice their ambitions for others, they will be reinstated.
Congratulating all the flag bearers, Governor Diri expressed satisfaction with the quality of candidates that emerged at the primaries, expressing optimism that they will represent the party well in the next year's polls.
Addressing some issues that played out during the primaries that led to the death of one Michael Isaiah in Ogbia, Governor Diri pledged that after a thorough investigation, whoever is culpable will be dealt with according to law. The Governor also used the medium to encourage more women's participation in the next round of elections.