Resident doctors in Bayelsa suspend strike for 3 weeks
Resident doctors at the Bayelsa Government-owned Niger Delta University Teaching Hospital (NDUTH) Okolobiri, have suspended their indefinite strike for three weeks.
Bayelsa records 27 new cases of COVID-19
Bayelsa has recorded 27 new cases of COVID-19, which increased the total number of confirmed cases to 155.
Cult clash claims teenager, four others in Bayelsa
A 17-year-old-boy, popularly known as Kim, and four other persons have been consumed by the renewed violent clash between two rival cult groups, Iceland and Bobos
Keniebi Okoko go in peace: My story
On 14 of April 2020 at about 10:25 pm I got a call from Government House, Yenagoa stating that I should try and verify the veracity of the story and pictures circulating on social media
Reps accuse NDDC of illegal spending, insist on probe
The House of Representatives yesterday described the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) as a “corrupt” agency that had been engaging in “illegal and unauthorised spending”
Bayelsa Government vows to continue, complete demolition of illegal structures
Bayelsa Government on Tuesday said that there was no going back on the ongoing demolition of illegal structures in pursuit of its urban renewal project.
Diri lifts restriction on burials in Bayelsa
Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa on Thursday lifted the ban on funerals with stringent COVID-19 protocols as a measure to decongest mortuaries in the state.
Igbo telecoms traders decry alleged market demolition in Bayelsa
Traders at the trendy Global System for Mobile (GSM) Communication Village at Tombia Roundabout in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, have lamented the demolition of their stalls
Cross River, Bayelsa return almajirai to home states
Cross River State Governor Benedict Ayade has sent another set of 120 almajirai, who were trying to enter the state, back to their home states. Security men at the Gakem-Benue border intercepted the almajirai and other passengers, who were loaded in two trucks. Most of the passengers, who were Northerners of various ages, including women…