Former President of Nigeria, Dr Goodluck Jonathan has hailed the efforts of the Bayelsa State Governor, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson in educational development saying he has surpassed expectations.
Dr. Jonathan who gave the commendation at the launch of the Bayelsa Education Development Trust Fund in Yenagoa, noted that the governor’s decision to deploy the tool of education to the development and emancipation of the society was the right way to go.
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Recently Chief Mrs Adeorike Durosinmi -Etti was installed as the President of the Cosmopolitan Women Club at a glitzy ceremony on Lagos Island. The event doubled as the launch of a scholarship scheme for indigent but brilliant children and saw members (including four former deputy governors of Lagos state) and non members alike earmark tidy sums for the purpose. Chatting with WW, Chief Durosimi Etti exposes her motivation and aspirations, along with her Executive Council’s during her tenure.