The Bayelsa State Federal government has actually directed instant closure of all schools in the state as a preventive step to prevent death in the present flooding in the state.
The choice was reached at the State Executive Council conference commanded by the State Guv, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, who likewise established an unique committee to assist in timely and efficient reaction to the flood emergency situation in the state.
The Commissioner for Info and Orientation, Mr. Daniel Iworiso-Markson, stated in a declaration on Saturday that the greatest choice making body in the state likewise directed the Ministry of Health to establish an emergency situation health reaction system in the state to reduce the impact of the flood on individuals.
Iworiso-Markson stated that the Emergency situation Health Action System of the Ministry of Health was developed to keep track of and avoid the break out of illness like cholera throughout the duration covered by flooding in Bayelsa.
Inning accordance with him, the Director of the State Emergency Situation Management Firm informed the State Executive Council on the flood scenario and stated that the firm would start the circulation of relief products to impacted neighborhoods on Saturday.
The commissioner encouraged the Bayelsa citizenry not to worry as the federal government was making all efforts to protect lives and residential or commercial properties in the state.
He stated that a a great deal of neighborhoods in practically all the city government locations were seriously impacted by the flooding particularly in Ekeremor, Sagbama, Ogbia, Southern Ijaw and undoubtedly all the 8 city government locations.
He stated, “The Bayelsa State Executive Council has actually directed instant closure of all schools consisting of personal organizations in the state as a preventive step to prevent death to serious flooding in the state.
” The Federal government has actually likewise established an Unique Committee to collaborate activities associating with the flood which has actually impacted numerous neighborhoods in the state.
” The State Executive Council likewise directed the Commissioner for Health to establish an Emergency situation Action System to keep track of and avoid the break out of illness like cholera and others connected with flooding.
” The Director in charge of SEMA informed the State Executive Council on the flood scenario and stated that the firm would begin circulation of relief products on Saturday.
Federal government is taking all steps to protect lives and home; the great individuals of Bayelsa need to not worry.”