Bayelsans have been praying for the speedy recovery of ailing First Lady Patience Jonathan.
Indigenes, especially top government officials, have been visiting President Goodluck Jonathan’s Otuoke hometown to sympathise with the extended members of the first family.
Dame Patience’s illness and the rumours that have trailed her trip abroad have become the subject of discussion in public places across the state.
Mrs. Jonathan is a permanent secretary in the Bayelsa Civil Service.
Commissioner for Information Mackson Fafegba said: “We are praying for her quick recovery.”