Saturday, 27th November 2021
Breaking News:

Bayelsa State

2 days ago
Minister of State, Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, yesterday, assessed the oil spill site of Aiteo Eastern Exploration Company in Basambri, Bayelsa State.
2 days ago
To address recent spillage at Santa Barbara in Nembe Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, Federal Government has directed AITEO Eastern Exploration and Production Company Limited (AEEPCo) to halt operations in the area.
12 Nov
Bayelsa State Government has debunked reports that it had collected additional loans, saying that state had not received N10bn agricultural loan from the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN for the proposed development of the state oil potential.
6 Nov
A police sergeant identified as Governor Akpos, yesterday, stabbed his cousin, Yerins Sapele, who is also a police sergeant, to death over what eyewitnesses described as a minor disagreement in Edepie area of Bayelsa State.
5 Nov
The Commissioner of Police in Bayelsa, Mr Ben Okolo, on Friday in Yenagoa confirmed the stabbing to death of a police officer by his colleague.
20 Oct
To check piracy, kidnapping and other criminal activities, the Bayelsa State Government has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew on its waterways.
25 Sep
Commissioner of Police in Bayelsa, Mr Echeng 0, has ordered an investigation into the death of a 27-year-old robbery suspect, Goodluck Oviekeme, while in police custody. Police spokesman in Bayelsa, SP Asinmi Butswait, said in a statement issued in Yenagoa on Saturday that preliminary investigation showed that the deceased was the mastermind of an attack…
6 Sep
Former governor of Bayelsa State and Senator representing Bayelsa West, Henry Seriake Dickson has denied having rift with his successor, Governor Douye Diri over the administration of the state.
30 Jul
Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has inaugurated the Goodluck Ebele Jonathan Sports Club (GEJ) in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.
14 Jul
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, has stressed the need for press freedom in the country, saying it will guarantee right to freedom of expression and boost the nation’s democratic experience.
5 Jul
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, yesterday, disclosed that he has rejected overtures of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to defect from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), insisting that he is committed to the PDP.
25 Jun
Bayelsa State government has said deductions amounting to N11.678 billion by the Federal Government from its monthly revenue allocation over disputed oil wells with sister states were illegal.


6 mins ago
Students in Ogun State culpable of criminal and unlawful acts will be sent to juvenile homes to undergo character reformation.
18 mins ago
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Iyorchia Ayu, has congratulated the former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on his 75th birthday. Dr. Ayu, in a statement, described Atiku, who is also the Waziri Adamawa, as a one of the great fighters for democracy. "The former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, is one of…
1 hour ago
The bodies of three people have been discovered in a burnt-out building in the Solomon Islands capital Honiara, police said Saturday
1 hour ago
The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) on Friday urged the Federal Government to establish a Health Bank to support investment
1 hour ago
APC Chairman in Plateau, Mr Rufus Bature has condemned the renewed cycle of attacks on unsuspecting people of Ta’agbe in Miango District of Bassa Local Government of the state.