Panel reports 21 Killed, 195 injured in Bayelsa pre-election violence
The panel set up by Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson to probe the pre-election violence in the state last year has reported that 21 people were killed
Many injured, properties destroyed as fire guts Swali Market
Some parts of the popular and biggest market in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, Swali Market, was yesterday razed down by an early morning inferno that lasted over one hour.
Bayelsa appeals ceding of oil wells to Rivers
Bayelsa State Government has appealed the judgement of the Federal High Court, Abuja, which ceded the oil wells to Rivers State. The disputed oil wells were located between Bayelsa and Rivers.
Bayelsa Guber: Appeal Court says Lokpbiri’s petition filed out of time
An Appeal Court sitting in Port Harcourt on Saturday ruled that Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri’s petition, challenging the APC governorship primary election in Bayelsa was filed out of time.
Police in Bayelsa rescue commissioner’s abducted son
The Bayelsa State Police Command yesterday disclosed that it has rescued the kidnapped six-year old son of the state Commissioner for Water Resources, Nengi Talbot.
Bayelsa boils as policeman kills corps member, two others
Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital boiled yesterday as a policeman reportedly shot dead three persons. Those shot dead are a commercial driver and two of his passengers
NSCDC arrests two over vandalisation of telecom mast in Bayelsa
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Bayelsa Command, yesterday, confirmed the arrest of two people during an attempted vandalisation of a telecommunications
Igbo president will make Nigeria super power, says Ohanaeze
Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council (OYC) has said that Nigeria will rank among the world’s super powers if an Igbo man becomes the president in 2023.