Tag: Bayelsa state

Ex-Governor of Bayelsa, Timipre Sylva Calls for Calm in the State

Tanimu- February 16, 2020

I want to use this moment to call on all the people of our dear State, Bayelsa, to kindly shun all acts of violence and ... Read More

Update: Result Collated in Bayelsa Governorship Election

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2019

SAGBAMA LGA AAC 15APC 7,831PDM 27PDP 60,339 NEMBE LGA ACCORD 261 APC 83,041 PDP 874 KOLOKUMA/OPOKUMA LGA ACCORD 69APC 8,934 PDP 15,360 BRASS LGA ACCORD ... Read More

Buhari urges young Nigerians to emulate Jonathan

admin- November 19, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari said he believes the life journey of the former President Goodluck Jonathan should remain an inspiration to every young Nigerian. Although the ... Read More

NCC resolves to protect telecom subscribers

admin- September 7, 2018

Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has noted malpractices in the telecommunication sector and expressed commitment to protect subscribers from cheating firms and operators. NCC made the ... Read More

JTF, Shell Deny Coercing Bayelsa Community on Spill Report

Henry Solomon- August 27, 2018

The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta and oil major, Shell on Monday denied allegations of coercing the leadership of Aghoro 1 community ... Read More

NLC Storm MTN Office in Bayelsa, Condemns Engaging of Casual Workers

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2018

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Monday, picketed the office of telecommunications giant, MTN in Bayelsa for allegedly engaging casual workers and denying them their ... Read More

Measles: Bayelsa flags-off 13-day Vaccination Campaign

inno.korie- February 16, 2018

Bayelsa Government on Friday kicked off a 13-day aggressive measles immunization for children between the ages of 9 months and five years across the state. ... Read More

President Buhari’s New Version of The Niger Delta – Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- June 6, 2017

The Acting President Yemi Osinbajo says the Buhari administration is promoting a new way of thinking and engagement that will secure the development of the ... Read More

Paris Club Refund: 8 LGAs shares N1.3bn in Bayelsa State

Suleiman Idris- March 31, 2017

The eight Local Government chairmen in Bayelsa on Friday confirmed receiving N1.3 billion share of the Paris Club refund from the N14.5 billion remitted to ... Read More

Sheriff, Makarfi Lead PDP Factions Sign Peace Deal

Henry Solomon- March 24, 2017

Leaders of the bickering factions of the former ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) have agreed to work together and have signed a peace deal agreement. ... Read More

Our Mission For Niger Delta – Acting President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo

Tanimu- February 12, 2017

On Monday January 17, 2017, the Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, GCON, started a series of ... Read More

Shooting Stars: Nigeria Soccer League Lost a Player

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 17, 2016

Shooting Stars player shot dead in Bayelsa. Shooting Stars of Ibadan has announced the death of defender Izu Joseph who was apparently killed by  a ... Read More

EFCC South South Zone Secures 26 Convictions, Recovers Over N1 billion

admin- October 13, 2016

EFCC Secures Convictions Wilson Ujuwaren, Abuja: The South South Zonal Head of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ishaq Salihu today disclosed that the zone ... Read More

Breaking: Militants Attack Troops In Bakassi

Tanimu- September 24, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Today, at the early hours of the morning, suspected militants led by the declared wanted criminal kingpin, Benjamin Simplee (AKA G1) ... Read More

Illegal Crude Oil Refineries and Kidnappers Camp Destroyed

Tanimu- September 9, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Troops of 2 Brigade Nigerian Army conducting field training exercise code named "Operation CROCODILE SMILE" have within the last 48 hours ... Read More

EFCC Arrests Ministry of Environment Official for Fraud

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 6, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested one Tariah Otumba Fred, a staff of the Federal Ministry of Environment in Bayelsa State for ... Read More

Police Foils Kidnappers Plans To Launch Attack

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2016

The Nigeria Police said that it has foiled plans by kidnappers to launch an attack in Yenagoa on Monday, 28th March, 2016. "Following a tip-off ... Read More

EFCC Docks Two Company Executives for Oil Theft

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 15, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday March 14, 2016 arraigned Noel Akpan (Managing Director of Digie Global Marine Service Limited), Emmanuel Ndubuisi ... Read More