The Governor of Bayelsa State, the Honorable Henry Seriake Dickson, has congratulated the newly elected Speaker of the Bayelsa State House of Assembly, the Rt. Honorable Bubou Obolo.
Obolo who represents Southern Ijaw Constituency 2 in the House was elected Speaker following the impeachment of the former Speaker, Rt. Hon. Tonye Isenah, on Monday.
The Governor, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Fidelis Soriwei, described the new Speaker as a promising, young and vibrant political leader with the capacity to carry out the sensitive responsibility of presiding over the affair of the Legislative arm of government.
The Governor call on the members of the Assembly to give the requisite support to the new speaker to enable him to succeed in his new position as the Head of the Legislature in the state. Governor Dickson advised the Speaker and the members of the Assembly to ensure that the Assembly legacy of stability was sustained.