The Bayelsa State House of Assembly has received a list of nominees for screening and confirmation for five different Boards from Governor Douye Diri.
The Speaker of the Assembly, Rt. Hon. Abraham Ingobere, announced the names of the nominees and the various boards while reading a letter from Governor Diri during its sitting on Thursday, July 22.
The nominees for the Bayelsa State Internal Revenue Board are; Dr. Nimibofa Ayawei as Chairman, Mr. Audy Moningha Anthony, Mr. James Agari, Mr. Ebikeme Joshua Ongore and Mr Samuel Elaweremi as Executive Directors.
Others are Mr. Isaac Macaulay and Mr. Gbalipre Turner as Non Executive Directors while Joy Ofoni, Ambrose Kwokwo and Sarafina Otazi will represent the three Senatorial Districts.
The nominees for the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), has Mr. Ebi Sunny Goli as Chairman, Chief Victor Okubonanabo as Executive Secretary, while Imbasi Alfred, Monday Eribo, Binaebi Government, Angel Enikeya, Ebi Ekiotenne Jones and Darius Job are members.
Nominees for the Education Trust Fund are Professor Turner Isoun Chairman, Dr Alice Atuwo, Secretary, while Mr. Fidelis Agbiki, John Edoghotu, Tubo Nyanayo, Tobia James, Professor Francis Sikoki, Mark Werigbelegha, Dr. Evelyn Tawari, Ebison Fiyobou and Mathias Otuogha are members.
The other nominees are Professor Onyaye Kunle-Olowu as Chairman of the State Health Insurance Scheme while that of Physical Planning and Development board has Mr. Francis Iko as Executive Director Legal Services, Willy Oyadongha as Executive Director Finance and Account, Igiran Davis is to serve as Secretary.
The nominees for the board of internal revenue and that of the SUBEB are to appear before the lawmakers for screening and confirmation on Tuesday July 27, 2021 by 10 a.m, while that of the Health Insurance Scheme, the Physical Planning and Development as well as the Education Trust Fund will take their turn on Wednesday July 28, 2021.
The Clerk of the House, Mr Kozigena Owudogu in a statement said the nominees are to submit thirty copies of their credentials on or before Monday 26th July 2021 while they are to appear for the screening well in time.