Dickson, Lokpobiri bicker over Bayelsa debt
The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson and the Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Heineken Lokpobiri, have disagreed over the debt profile of the state.
Niger Delta group distances self from anti-Dokubo protest
A group of Niger Delta ex-agitators has distance itself from a protest against the Coordinator, Presidential Amnesty Programme, Prof. Charles Dokubo.
A tribute to a trail blazer, Turner Isoun at 80
Professor Turner Timinipre Isoun is a gentleman and a distinguished scholar who thinks that most of the solutions to the challenges of development...
JTF, Shell deny coercing Bayelsa community to endorse spill report
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 in Bayelsa to sign a disputed report on oil spillage.
Bayelsa imposes curfew on Twon Brass over killing
The Bayelsa Government on Friday imposed a curfew on Twon Brass in the Brass Local Government Area of the state, where three were killed on Aug. 15.
NNPC, others sign pact to develop Bayelsa state’s oil communities
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and FIRST Exploration and Petroleum Development Company Limited (FIRST E&P) Joint Venture have signed a Global Memorandum of Understanding...
Secondus mourns with Dickson over loss of mother
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, has expressed condolence to Bayelsa State Gov., Seriake Dickson, over the death of his mother, Mrs Gold Coast Dickson. In a statement issued by his Media Aide, Ike Abonyi on Friday in Abuja, Secondus said the news came to the PDP family as a…
Nigerian Press Council Bill a crossbreed of obnoxious military decrees, say stakeholders
In every country, society, institution or organization, there are laws and ethics that guide various aspects of life. The media is not an exception.
Drama as APC chieftain docked for rape appears in court on stretcher
Denied Bail, Party Disowns Him It was double jeopardy for a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State, Chief Richard Perekeme Kpodoh, as the State High Court 7, sitting in Yenagoa, presided over by Justice Eradiri, yesterday, failed to grant an application for bail filed by counsel to the defendant, who is standing…