Suit seeking Dickson’s disqualification from Bayelsa senatorial by-election stalls
There was a mild drama in the Federal High Court, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, yesterday, over the suit seeking to disqualify former Governor Seriake Henry Dickson from contesting the Bayelsa West Senatorial District by-election. Eneoriekumoh Owoupele, who hails from Sagbama Council Area as Dickson filed the suit at the Abuja division, but was transferred to the…
Catholic priest, pupils drown in Bayelsa flood
Following the flooding of the most part of the state, a Catholic priest, Fr. Francis Ighorurhie, aged 38, reportedly drowned on Thursday night at Kaiama Community in Kolokuma-Opokuma Council of Bayelsa State. Two Primary school pupils also drowned along Goodnews street in Azikoro Town in Yenagoa Council of the state. It was gathered on Friday…
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.
Three die, many injured in renewed Bayelsa cult clashes
Three persons were, on Monday night, killed in renewed cult clashes which left many others injured after they were attacked at a drinking bar in Yenagoa
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
NIWA moves to sanitise water transportation on nation’s waterways
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has begun moves to upgrade its facilities and safety standard with a view to sanitising water transportation on the nation’s waterways.
Bayelsa government: We are ready to render our eight years account
As part of its transition programme, the Restoration Government of Governor Seriake Dickson has said it has concluded plans to render account of its eight years sojourn at Creek Haven
Account for N100b spent on Yenagoa airport, APC tells Seriake Dickson
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has challenged Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State to render account for over N100 billion spent on the Yenagoa airport.