Bayelsa governor appoints Goodluck Jonathan as Special Adviser

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Former Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan privatised the power sector
Former Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan
Former Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan
Former Nigeria President Goodluck Jonathan

Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson Friday appointed former President Goodluck Jonathan as honorary Special Adviser on the Bayelsa Education Trust Fund Board.

Speaking at the formal launching of the trust fund in Yenagoa, Dickson appealed to Jonathan to use his influence to attract donations to the fund.

He said: “Let me commend our leader, the former president for his educational strides during his time as the governor of this state, he laid the solid foundation for our educational system that is why I have the honour to appoint him as the honorary special adviser to oversee the collection of donations for the education trust fund.

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“With this appointment, he will sit on the board of Bayelsa state education development trust fund, as a former teacher, an educationist; he has enough experience to drive the board,” the governor said according to TheNation report.