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Bayelsa Commissioner For Lands And Survey Resigns appointment

Posted: Nov 5, 2015 at 6:33 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

By Igoniko Oduma,Yenagoa

Bayelsa State Commissioner for Lands and Survey, Furoebi Akene, a surveyor by profession, on Thursday,resigned his appointment from the administration of Governor Seriake Dickson.

Akene conveyed his resignation in a three-paragraph letter he addressed to the governor dated November 5,2015.
His resignation came barely two weeks after Dickson’s Special Adviser on Business Development, Barnabas Edure, quit the cabinet.
Akene, an environmental and rights activist, said in his resignation letter to the governor that his decision to resign from the State Executive Council  was to enable him attend to pressing personal and family issues.
He expressed gratitude to the governor for giving him the opportunity to serve the state
The letter reads, “I wish to resign my appointment as a commissioner in your restoration cabinet of Bayelsa State with effect from today November 5, 2015.
“This decision becomes unavoidable to enable me have enough time to attend to pressing personal and family issues.
“I want to use this medium to express my appreciation to you for finding me worthy to serve in the executive council of your Restoration Government as pioneer Commissioner in the Ministry of Lands and Survey for the past three and half years.
“As a law abiding and patriotic citizen of our dear state and country as a high profile professional in the field of Geo- informatics  and Environmental Sciences, I sincerely pledge my loyalty and utmost commitment to the development of our dear state. As such, I promise to render my expertise services in that direction where they are sincerely needed.
“Once again, accept my appreciation for finding me worthy to serve.”