The Speaker of the Bayelsa State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Abraham Ingobere has been commended for providing quality leadership for the legislative arm of government and overseeing the churning out of quality laws and motions.
The leadership of Opu-Okumbiri coastal communities in Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, who made the commendation, said the Speaker has helped to stabilize governance in the state.
They also lauded him for his numerous achievements in the areas of education, health, human capital and infrastructural development as well as socio-economic empowerment schemes.
They gave the commendation on Monday, September 6, in a statement signed by the Chairman, Opu-Okumbiri Council of Chiefs; Chief (Hon.) Saturday Akimi-Omohuo, the Youths President; Comrade Preboye Roland, Chairman, Communty Development Committee, Sampson Itorutimiyon Pinabeke, and Woman leader, Madam Comfort Roland on behalf of the community.
They equally expressed gratitude to Ingobere for attracting people-oriented and tangible life-changing projects to Brass Constituency 3.
Part of the statement reads: “We are particularly happy for the recent appointment of our illustrious son, Adam Domo as the Chief of Staff in the Office of the Rt Honourable Speaker of Bayelsa State House of Assembly. The renovation of the State Primary School Opu-Okumbiri building with provision of furniture, SEEFOR concrete road and other community assistant projects they have benefited us”.
It said it has initiated and commenced construction of a link road to Minibie communty, to enhance inter-communty road network in ensuring socio-cultural and economic activities among other landlocked communities in the Kpity-bou axis of the ancient Akassa Clan.
The people of Opu-Okumbiri solicited communty development assistance from the Speaker for their self-help project by way of upgrading the main access road, the on going construction of Opu-Okumbiri/Minibie link road to the Atlantic coastline unhindered in the event of high tide, which hitherto was impassable.
“We use this medium to appreciate God for the leadership style of the Executive Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri and commend other arms of government for the support and even distribution of the dividends of democracy across the state. We pledge our sincere solidarity with assurance of civic obligations”, they said.