Sunday, 24th October 2021
Breaking News:


9 Aug
Two Bayelsa clubs, Bayelsa United, and Bayelsa Queens, yesterday in Benin won the 2021 Aiteo Cup for men and women respectively.
30 Jul
Barely one week after the abduction of 90-year old mother of Bayelsa State Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Madam Betinah Benson, unknown gunmen again...
9 Jun
The Bayelsa State Livestock Management Committee (BSLMC) has arrested 34 cows around the Bayelsa Palm area in Yenagoa, the state capital, for violating the state’s anti-open grazing law.
16 Mar
A group, the South-South Southeast 2023 Forum has charged political leaders in the old eastern bloc to unite and ensure that the zone achieves over 22 million registered voters.
5 Feb
Professional golfers from four African countries will next month converge on Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital for the first Bayelsa State Governor’s Cup International Golf Tournament.
18 Jan
World silver medalist, Odunayo Adekuoroye, Kadijat Idris, Ebikewenimo Welson, and John Ogbonna won gold medals at the end of Day One maiden Baraza Champion of Champions wrestling tournament
8 Dec 2020
A 27-year-old man, Promise David, has beaten his 18-year-old baby mama, Miss Esther Pascal, to death during a fight over food and welfare money for their baby.
8 Dec 2020
Nigeria has flagged off the second phase of its preparations for the Tokyo Olympics in three centres across the country.
11 Nov 2020
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…
18 Oct 2020
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…
7 Aug 2020
A Pregnant woman, her husband and two others were yesterday shot dead by gunmen in an early morning reprisal at Azikoro town in Yenagoa Council Area of Bayelsa State.
21 Jun 2020
Bayelsa has recorded 27 new cases of COVID-19, which increased the total number of confirmed cases to 155.


21 mins ago
The Coalition of Niger Delta Civil Society Organizations (CNDCSO) has raised concern over President Muhammadu Buhari’s delay in implementing the forensic audit report on Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
1 hour ago
A man, Ibrahim Akeem and his nursing mother-wife, Bukonla, have been arraigned by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) before separate courts of Lagos Division of the Federal High Court, for unlawful possession of different types of hard drugs.
1 day ago
Former US president Barack Obama was due to campaign Saturday in a neck-and-neck state election touted as a bellwether of public opinion on Joe Biden's first year in the White House.
1 day ago
Robert Lewandowski stated his case to win the Ballon d'Or by scoring his 10th Bundesliga goal in nine games this season for leaders Bayern Munich
1 day ago
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its aircraft in Operation ‘Hadin Kai’ (OPHK) have continued to pound insurgent targets on islands