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Bayelsa Assembly

14 Oct
The Bayelsa State House of Assembly has passed a resolution inviting the state Commissioner of Health, Dr. Newton Igwule, council chairmen and heads, department of health in the councils over the poor state of healthcare centres in the state.
18 Feb
Bayelsa State House of Assembly, yesterday, passed the Violence Against Persons Prohibition (VAPP) bill into law after its third reading at plenary.
28 Dec 2020
Members of the Bayelsa State House of Assembly have explained that the loans so far approved for Governor Douye Diri were legitimate and tied to specific items on project interventions and development of the state.
27 Dec 2020
The Leadership of Sixth Bayelsa State House of Assembly has rendered account of its leadership in the second session of 2020, declaring that a total of 18 bills were passed into law with 10 motions and resolutions.
14 Aug 2020
Bayelsa State Governor Douye Diri has forwarded the names of 24 commissioner-nominees to the House of Assembly for confirmation.The cabinet list came exactly after six months Diri was sworn in as governor following the disqualification of the governor-elect, David Lyon, by a Supreme Court judgment, 24 hours before his inauguration. From the list seen by…
20 Feb 2020
Barely five days after the inauguration of Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, the state House of Assembly yesterday, elected Abraham Ngobere as the new Speaker.
17 Jun 2019
The Heineken Lokpobiri Campaign Organisation (HLCO) has faulted the composition of the Bayelsa House of Assembly leadership...
18 Jul 2018
Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Bayelsa State House of Assembly has summoned Darlon Security Services owned by an All Progressives Congress (APC) member, accusing it of threatening the peace in the state since the last election. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)-led Assembly had invited the Chairman of the security firm, David Lyon, over…
12 Dec 2017
Bayelsa House of Assembly on Tuesday held a public hearing on a Bill seeking to prohibit open grazing of cattle in the state.


The World Health Organization warned Monday the new Covid-19 Omicron variant poses a "very high" risk globally, despite uncertainties about the danger and contagion levels of the new strain.
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The coronavirus pandemic will cost the global tourism sector $2.0 trillion in lost revenue in 2021, the UN's tourism body said Monday, calling the sector's recovery "fragile" and "slow".