Sacking of 28,000 workers: APC lied again, says Bayelsa Govt.
The Bayelsa State Government has debunked claim by the All Progressives Congress led by Chief Timipre Silva that the government has sacked 28,000 workers as a fallout of the on-going reforms.
Atiku vows to fight dictatorship
Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, yesterday said he was ready to face and fight dictatorship and anti-democratic forces in the country.
Bayelsa Deputy Governor visits oil spill site, raps Shell
The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa, retired Rear Admiral John Jonah on Monday criticised Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) over the frequent spills on oilfields in the state.
‘Octogenarians still in employ of Bayelsa civil service’
The Bayelsa State government yesterday revealed that many persons between the ages of 80 and 85 years were found to have remained in the employ of its ministries, departments and agencies.
Bayelsa demands relocation of oil majors’ headquarters
The Bayelsa State Government has again called on the National Assembly and other relevant Federal Government agencies to prevail on multi-national oil companies to relocate their headquarters to oil-bearing states.
Dickson seeks new FG approach to insecurity in Niger Delta
• Aregbesola urges family planning to address challenges • Nigeria is failing under Buhari, says Shehu Sani Governor Seriaki Dickson of Bayelsa State has urged President Mohammadu Buhari to adopt new approach in solving the security challenges in Niger Delta. He made the call in an interview with State House Correspondents after a meeting with…
Aftermath of APC congress, scores defect to PDP in Bayelsa
Scores of members and supporters of the All Progressive Congress (APC) yesterday defected the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State as fallout of the parallel congresses held by the party last Saturday.
Gunmen in Bayelsa attack Air Force helipad, kill airman
Unknown gunmen in the early hours of Sunday attacked a Nigerian Air Force (NAF) helipad in Igbodene, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, killing an airman and making away with his rifle.