Saturday, 24th September 2022
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Douye Diri

2 Sep
Bayelsa State House of Assembly has passed the 2022-2025 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (MTEF/FSP) ahead of the expected presentation of the 2023 Appropriation Bill by Governor Douye Diri.
1 Sep
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, has urged lecturers at the state-owned Niger Delta University (NDU) to end their seven-month sympathy strike with the national body of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
24 Aug
Bayelsa State Government has presented empowerment items, including start-up packs, to 366 pioneer trainees under the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) programme.
15 Aug
The Executive Governor of Bayelsa State, His Excellency Governor Douye Diri has vowed that Niger Delta Stakeholders would resist any interference with the administration of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). Diri made the remark at the Bayelsa State Government House in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State while receiving NDDC management team in Bayelsa State to perform…
10 Aug
Governor Douye Diri has assured of Bayelsa State’s collaboration to tackle oil theft, which he stressed, poses a serious threat to the Niger Delta region.
3 Aug
Bayelsa State governor, Douye Diri, has urged Christian leaders to promote unity and peace in the state and within the body of Christ.
23 Jul
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, has said his administration will continue to ensure the state is regarded as the home of sports in the country, adding that sports development is one of the cardinal points of his government.
13 Jul
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, yesterday, warned abductors of former commissioner for Special Duties (Federal Projects) in the state, Mr. Mike Ogiasa, saying they would face the wrath of the law.
9 Jul
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has said his government remains committed to the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) outlined by the United Nations...
7 Jul
Bayelsa State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with BioCubaFarma Consortium of the Republic of Cuba for the establishment of vaccines and pharmaceuticals production plant in the state.
1 Jul
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has said the state is ready and safe to attract Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) in different areas of business.
27 Jun
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has said there is direct relationship between drug addiction and increase in crime and criminality in the country.


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Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Enugu chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has assured of its readiness to bring disruptive change to governance in the state. This was disclosed on Saturday after the party's ward-level consultative meetings were held simultaneously across the 260 wards. Speaking to newsmen after a tour of…
2 hours ago
The White House on Saturday blasted a court ruling in Arizona that imposes a near-complete ban on abortions in the southwestern US state as "catastrophic, dangerous and unacceptable."
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Powerful storm Fiona knocked out electricity to more than 500,000 homes Saturday as it lashed east Canada with strong winds and heavy rains in conditions that police said were "like nothing we've ever seen."
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Police in Ogun have arrested an 84-year-old man, Stephen Jack for having unlawful carnal knowledge of an eight-year-old girl.
3 hours ago
The Lagos State High Court has declared that it is unconstitutional for Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) to impose fines on motorists suspected to have committed traffic offenses without a court order. The judge Justice Olalekan Oresanya made the declaration while delivering judgment in a suit filed by a motorist, Lawal Aliyu against LASTMA,…