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22 Feb 2022
Renewed cult war among rival cult groups in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital has claimed five persons, including a father of four, who was butchered on Sunday in his house.
27 Jan 2022
The family of Mr Japhtah Yekorogha, a cousin of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, abducted on Jan. 24, have, on Thursday, appealed to his abductors to release him unconditionally.
1 Dec 2021
With the Federal Government able to retain about $8 billion of the $20.4 billion spent on some projects by oil firms between 2016 and 2021 through local content development
9 Aug 2021
Two Bayelsa clubs, Bayelsa United, and Bayelsa Queens, yesterday in Benin won the 2021 Aiteo Cup for men and women respectively.
30 Jul 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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 2021
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…


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President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday commissioned the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) to the Agricultural Machinery and Equipment Development Institute (AMEDI), Lafia.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Nigerian Communication Satellite (NIGCOMSAT) to collaborate with the aviation sector in the 54 African countries towards a successful implementation of the Satellite Based Augmentation System (SBAS) in Africa.
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A few days after the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, blamed some persons he described as the “fifth columnists” for the persistent fuel and naira scarcity in the country, Chairman of the Southern Nigeria Governors’ Forum and Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to address the issue before it snowballs into crisis.
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The week has been a tumultuous one for many Nigerians, from queues at fuel stations, to ATM's and scarcity of the Naira notes, and PVC collections, here are the top stories that made waves. Bridgerton Star Phoebe Dynevor Confirms Exit​ In anticipation of the next season of Brigeton, another star has confirmed her exit. The…
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Amid the growing hardship that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) naira redesign policy has inflicted on Nigerians, monetary and economic experts say the situation could lead to a host of negative unintended consequences, which may hit the deposit money banks hard.