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Bayelsa Government Embarks On many power project.

Bayelsa Government says it has embarked
on many power projects that will ensure
steady power supply to the residents by
2018 .
Mr Ogbolo Jim , the state Commissioner for
Power, gave the assurance at the ongoing
inter-ministerial and agencies’ briefing on
Friday in Yenagoa.
The briefing was organised by the state
Ministry of Information as part of
activities to mark Gov. Seriake Dickson ’s
six years in the office on Feb. 14 .
The briefing tagged , “ Restoration
Government at Six : Our Score Card in
Focus” , started on Jan. 22 and will end on
Feb. 9 .
The commissioner said that the
government had so far spent over N 2
billion to construct and rehabilitate 48
power projects within the last six years.
“The state government has connected
almost all the local governments to the
National Grid , including Kolokuma/
Opukuma , Ogbia and Yenagoa, among
others, ” he said.
Meanwhile, the Managing Director of the
state’ s Electricity Company, Olice
Kemenanabo said that the state
government would soon complete a 3 KVA
sub-station at Agbede /Oboni .

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