FORTY eight hours after his inauguration for a second term in office, the Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson has appointed a frontline jour­nalist Francis Ottah Agbo as his Special Adviser on Media Relations. According to a statement signed by his CPS, Daniel Iworiso-Markson, the appointment is with immediate effect.
Before Francis Agbo’s new appoint­ment, he was Media Consultant to the governor. Agbo had also worked as Spokesman (Senior Special Assistant) to the former Minister of Information and Communications, late Prof. Dora Aku­nyili where he coordinated the Minister’s media relations, and worked tirelessly to reposition the image of Nigeria through the National Rebranding Campaign. In the build-up to the 2015 general elections, the former Senate President, Senator Da­vid Mark appointed Francis Ottah Agbo as Chairman of the David Mark Media Campaign Committee.
Ottah Agbo has traversed many media houses in his journalism career where he broke many stories. Chief among the newspapers where he practised are Insid­er, TheNews Magazine, The Sun Publish­ing Limited where he served as Politics Editor, Sunday Sun, all in Lagos and later rose to be Group Politics Editor of the Abuja based Leadership newspapers.

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