Bayelsa Airport Will Start Operation Soon, Says Diri


The Bayelsa State Governor, Mr Douye Diri, has expressed his administration’s commitment to ensuring that commercial flight operations begin at the state airport soon.

He said this during the visit of the Air Officer Commanding Mobility Command of the Nigerian Air Force, Yenagoa, Air Vice Marshal Ibukun Ojeyemi, and his team to Government House, Yenagoa.

A statement by his acting Chief Press Secretary, Mr Daniel Alabrah, quoted

Diri as saying,

“You talked about a regimental training base at Toru-Orua that is yet to take off. Once I get the details, I assure you that we will expedite action for that base to take off.

“Please, communicate and liaise with the government for anything that will lead to establishing your base fully.”