BAYELSANS THRONG OTUOKE TO WELCOME AND COMMISERATE WITH NIGERIA’S FIRST LADY
Bayelsans from all walks of life on Friday converged on the sprawling town of Otuoke in Ogbia Local Government Area of the state to welcome Nigeria’s First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan.
Dame Jonathan, who is visiting home for the first time since the demise of her mother arrived the community at about 4PM aboard a Nigerian Air Force chopper and was accompanied by Wife of the Bayelsa State Governor, Dr (Mrs.) Rachael Dickson.
Clad in an all-black attire, the First Lady and her entourage were received by the state Deputy Governor, Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John Jonah Retired, Secretary to the State Government, Professor Edmund Allison-Oguru as well as the Chief of Staff, Government House, Yenagoa, Mrs Didi Walson-Jack.
Others were commissioners, special advisers, Senior special assistants, top-ranking security chiefs in the state including the Commissioner of Police, Mr Tonye Ebitibituwa, women groups and hordes of national youth service corps members.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Bayelsa State