BAYELSA STATE: PROGRAMME ANNOUNCEMENT
The office of the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor of Bayelsa State on Research & Social Media cordially invites all members of the BAYELSA NEW MEDIA TEAM to the formal inauguration ceremony of the Body on Saturday 7th July 2012. The aim is to unify and standardize social media practice in the State with a view to promoting transparency & good governance.
His Excellency, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, Executive Governor of Bayelsa State will be the Special Guest of honour. Other distinguished personalities in attendance include, the Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State His Excellency Goribiogha John Jonah; Rt. Honourable Kombowei Benson – Speaker of the Bayelsa State House of Assembly; HRH King A. J.Turner, Chief Walter Feghabo-Amain – Chairman, Bayelsa State Project Monitoring Committee; the Honourable Commissioner for Information Mr. Markson Fefegha, Barr. Didi Walson-Jack, Deputy Chief of Staff, Bayelsa State and Pastor P.Z. Aginighan – former Ag. Managing Director, NDDC.
The Venue of the ceremony is the Banquet Hall, Government House, Yenagoa and the date is Saturday 7th July, 2012. Accreditation starts at 9.am. Social Media champions, bloggers and Social Media agitators who have contributed to policy making and implementation will be presented with Certificates of Merit.
The event will also feature the presentation of papers. Papers to be presented include.
1. Social Media Practice: Ethical Issues – by Comrade John Idumange
2. The role the media in promoting Good Governance by Mr. Ibituru Pepple Coordinator, International Institute of Journalism, Port Harcourt Centre
Let us use the Social Media to promote Good Governance in Bayelsa State.
This is signed by Comrade John Idumange the Senior Special Assistance to the Governor on Research & Social Media, Bayelsa State.
July 3rd, 2012