Dickson dissolves fifth Bayelsa Assembly, commends members

Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson has dissolved the fifth House of Assembly and commended the members for their impactful legislation.

Dickson, who made the declaration at the dissolution ceremony at the Assembly Complex, said the fifth Assembly would be remembered for most of the achievements in the state.

He commended the leadership and members of the 5th Assembly for their collaborative and impactful legislature in the last four years, adding that the successes recorded in the executive arm was due to their massive support in making good laws.

Responding, Speaker of the House, Kombowei Benson, said Governor Dickson has always related to them as a team player, adding that the members imbibed the same spirit to succeed.

Benson noted that in the past members were always fighting themselves but not anymore, adding that the working relationship with the executive resulted from informed point of view towards a more developed state.