Diri tasks security chiefs on criminality in Bayelsa
Bayelsa State Governor Douye Diri has charged heads of security agencies in the state to re-double their effort in tackling the rising incidence of kidnapping and other forms of insecurity.
Diri reduces 2020 Bayelsa budget by 24%
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, yesterday, announced a reduction of the state’s 2020 budget by 24.3 per cent, following the impact of the coronavirus pandemic in the country.
Bayelsa appeals for FG’s social security schemes
Bayelsa State Government has made a passionate appeal to the Federal Government to commence its social security programmes in the state.
Diri asks task force to open churches, issues fresh guidelines on COVID-19
Bayelsa State Governor Douye Diri has asked the state task force on COVID-19 to open worship centres that ran afoul of measures imposed by the state government to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in the state. He, however, urged the violators to retrace their steps as his administration derived no pleasure in shutting down…
Oil firms deliberately destroying Niger Delta environment, says Diri
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has lamented what he described as the deliberate despoliation of the Niger Delta environment by oil companies operating in the region.
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.
Tackling infrastructure, economy in Bayelsa
Chaos, uncertainty and a possible feel of volatility were the basic descriptions of the atmosphere at the time of Senator Douye Diri’s “miraculous victory” in the governorship poll
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.