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.
Jonathan’s kinsmen back Dickson’s public service reforms
Kinsmen of former President Goodluck Jonathan have expressed support for the ongoing public sector reforms embarked upon by the Bayelsa State government.Political appointees, lawmakers, women groups, students and youth leaders, as well as traditional rulers including the Obanobahn of Ogbia Kingdom
Eight killed in Bayelsa cult war
Eight people have been reported killed in a cult war in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital.The renewed cult war, according to sources, was between two notorious cult groups identified as Greanlanders and Bobos.
Dickson meets community leaders over Ammassoma unrest
The Bayelsa State Government is taking steps towards resolving the crisis that engulfed Amassoma community in Southern Ijaw Local Government council of the state.
APC faction disagrees on killings of members in Bayelsa community unrest
The two factions of the Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) are currently divided over alleged killings of its members by the security agencies during the bloody clash between Ammasoma community, Southern Ijaw Local Council and the security agents.
Bayelsa, APC trade blame over Amassoma killings
The Bayelsa State government and the state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) yesterday traded words over the unrest and killing of over eight persons in a protest that rocked the state-owned university town of Amassoma in Southern Ijaw Local Council.
Five dead as protesters, security agencies clash in Bayelsa
Five persons were feared killed and scores injured following a clash between security operatives and protesters from the university town of Ammasoma, Southern Ijaw, in Bayelsa State...
‘Governor Dickson Wrestling Classics to serve as rehearsal for world championships’
The Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) has announced that the Third Governor Dickson National Wrestling Classics, which will take place in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, from June 24 to 30, 2018, will serve as trials for forthcoming international events. The Classics will feature over 500 athletes from different states of the federation and clubs.
Bayelsa governor, Dickson, lauds military’s role in national unity
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has lauded the invaluable role the military and security organisations have played in keeping the country under one indivisible nation despite daunting challenges.He, therefore, advocated support for them.
Bayelsa unions back Dickson on civil service reforms
As the world marks the 2018 International Workers Day, workers in Bayelsa State have declared total support for the ongoing civil service reforms embarked upon by Governor Seriake Dickson.The workers, who gathered at the Peace Park under the auspices of the Nigeria Labour Congress...