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Navy in Bayelsa hands over grounded vessel as scrap to steel...

The Forward Operating Base (FORMOSO) of the Nigeria Navy, Brass Local Government of Bayelsa, on Friday, handed over a grounded seized vessel (MT...

Bayelsa guber: I’ll correct PDP’s mistakes, if elected – Lyon

Chief David Lyon, the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Bayelsa State, has promised to correct all the mistakes of the Peoples...

DPR seals 10 petrol stations in Bayelsa for various irregularities

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Bayelsa says it has sealed ten petrol stations and an illegal liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) station...

Use federal might to attract devt. to Bayelsa, not violence, Dickson...

Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has urged the Minister of State for Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, to use his position to attract development...

Gov. Dickson`s aide resigns

Mr Michael Ogiasa, the Special Adviser to Governor of Bayelsa on Power Development,  has resigned his appointment. His letter of resignation was addressed to...

Bayelsa police confirm release of Siasia’s mother

The Bayelsa Police Command has confirmed the release of Mrs Beauty Siasia, the 80-year-old mother of a former Super Eagles’ Coach, Samson Siasia, who...

Siasia’s mother regains freedom after 75 days in captivity

Madam Beauty Siasia, the abducted mother of a former coach of the Super Eagles ,Samson Siasia, has regained freedom after 75 days in...

Bayelsa Pensioners pledge to support candidate who will meet their demands

The Bayelsa Pensioners Association (BPA), says it will support any candidate in the upcoming  governorship election who will show commitment toward meeting pensioners’...

Navy arrests 26 crew, four foreigners over illegal fishing

Nigerian Navy (NN) says it has arrested 26 crew and confiscated two fishing trawlers belonging to a Nigerian Company, (ORC fishing and food processing...

Bayelsa Poll: INEC cautions political parties against violence

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has urged political parties and their candidates for the Nov.16, Bayelsa governorship poll to ensure peaceful conduct...

Use office to attract development to Bayelsa, Dickson urges Sylva

Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa, has urged the Minister of States for Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, to use his position as a minister...

72 students bag first class at Federal University, Otuoke, maiden convocation

Seventy-two (72 ) graduates of the Federal University, Otuoke, in Bayelsa, have bagged first class degrees. The Nigeria News Agency reports that the Vice...

72 bag First Class as Federal University, Utuoke, holds maiden convocation

The Federal University, Otuoke (FUO), Bayelsa State, will, on Sept. 21, hold its maiden convocation ceremony for 1,121 graduands, with 72 of them...

Bayelsa poll: PDP governorship candidate promises more attention to Sports, if...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Bayelsa, Sen. Douye Diri, has promised to pay more attention to sporting activities in the state;...

YIAGA Africa partners media to ensure credible election in Bayelsa

  Election By Shedrack Frank Yenagoa, Sept. 13, YIAGA AFRICA, a non-governmental organisation has organised a media roundtable for...

Election: Institute trains security personnel in Bayelsa

The Electoral Institute in collaboration with Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday in Bayelsa, began training for security personnel in the state...

David Lyon wins APC primary in Bayelsa

Mr David Lyon of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has emerged the winner of the just concluded primary in Bayelsa. He scored 42,138 votes...

Nov. 16 election: APC screens Lokpobiri, ex-INEC REC, 4 others...

The All Progressives Congress on Saturday screened the immediate past Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri. Similarly, the party screened...

Jonathan salutes Babangida at 78

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida (rtd.), as a courageous leader who devoted his time and strength...

DPR seals 9 petrol stations in Bayelsa for expired licences, lack...

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Bayelsa says it has sealed nine petrol stations and an illegal liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) station...

BYSIEC issues certificates of return to elected chairmen, councillors in Bayelsa

  Bayelsa State Independent Electoral Commission (BYSIEC) on  Tuesday issued  certificates of return to  eight elected Local Government Area  Chairmen  and 105 Councillors in ...

Bayelsa govt promises more investments in ICT, technical education

The Bayelsa Government has promised to invest more in technical and ICT education to ensure students are trained in skills and artisanship before their...

PDP wins all eight seats in Bayelsa LGAs elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has won all the Eight Local Government Areas of Bayelsa, in the just concluded election organised by the Bayelsa...

Bayelsa to hold LG election on Saturday, as Police deploy personnel...

Local Government elections are expected to hold on Saturday in the Eight Local Government Council area of the Bayelsa state.   Nigeria News Agency ...