Timipre Marlin Sylva is a former Governor of Bayelsa State, and the current Nigeria Minister of State for Petroleum Resources.
In Office:29 May 2007 – 27 January 2012
Preceded by:Goodluck Jonathan
Succeeded by:Henry Seriake Dickson
Former Political Platform:People's Democratic Party (PDP).
Present Political Platform:All Progresive Congress (APC)
Born:July 7, 1964 (age 56)