Dickson moves to stop fake drugs in Bayelsa
To outsmart fake drug dealers in Bayelsa State, Governor Seriake Dickson has directed the commissioner for health and acting head of service to ensure that all public health institutions in the state get their supplies from the state-owned facility. The governor, who demonstrated his commitment towards the fight against fake drugs, had inspected pharmaceutical products…
‘Nigeria needs single local content policy to harness potential’
If Nigeria is really committed to developing local capacities and harnessing its economic fortunes, it needs a single local content policy framework for all sectors of the economy. Executive secretary of Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Simbi Wabote, said this yesterday at the eighth Practical Nigerian Content Forum in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. Wabote…
NAF pledges more collaboration with security agencies in Bayelsa
Air Vice-Marshal Napoleon Bali, Air Officer Commanding (AOC) of Headquarters, NAF Mobility Command made made the pledge on Saturday in Yenagoa during the command’s 2018 Fourth Quarter Route March Exercise. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the 10-Kilomitre march which witnessed a huge turnout of personnel took them from the NAF Base to…
APC, Bayelsa government trade words over cargo airport
Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the state airport project reportedly scheduled for inauguration as a pit of fraud.
Dickson reinstates appointees who lost primaries
Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson has reinstated all political appointees, who resigned to contest Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primaries, but lost. He also reinstated all civil servants who resigned to contest in the primaries. Special Adviser on Media Relations to the Governor, Mr. Fidelis Soriwei, said Dickson stated this during a meeting with aspirants. The…
Timi Alaibe leads Bayelsa APC chiefs, 5,000 others to PDP
Former Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mr. Timi Alaibe, yesterday led some chieftains of the All Progressives Congress...
Bayelsa posts N4b as balance of funds in September, declares N1b IGR
Bayelsa State government yesterday declared N4.4 billion as balance of funds at the end of September 2018.
Police launch manhunt for killers of cop in Bayelsa
The Police Command in Bayelsa has intensified efforts to fish out the killers of a police officer in the state last Sunday night and ensure that they are all prosecuted.