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Bayelsa councillor rejects fundraising after building bridge with funds meant for official car

“After due consultations from well-meaning Nigerians home and abroad,” she tweeted, “I want to formally decline the offer to raise a GoFundMe or any form of CrowdFunding for any purpose whatsoever.

Just in: Gunmen kill councilor in Bayelsa

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Agagowei was attacked by gunmen along Opolo while returning from a People’s Democractic...

By-election: Protests in Bayelsa as PDP screens out former Speaker, two others

Some aggrieved supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in Bayelsa State on Thursday protested over the alleged indiscriminate disqualification of the...

Two brothers, five others killed in Bayelsa militants’ clash

About seven people are feared dead in Bayelsa State following alleged gun duel between rival militant groups over illegal oil bunkering...

Breaking: Gov Diri files 12 grounds of appeal to reverse sack by tribunal

Governor Duoye Diri of Bayelsa State, on Tuesday, lodged 12 grounds of appeal before the Court of Appeal in Abuja to...

I’ve instructed my lawyers to appeal tribunal ruling –Bayelsa Governor, Diri

Bayelsa State governor, Senator Douye Diri, has said that he will appeal Monday's ruling of the state election petition tribunal sitting...

Breaking: Tribunal nullifies Bayelsa governorship election

The Bayelsa State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, on Monday, nullified the election of Governor Duoye Diri.

Updated: Tribunal affirms Diri’s election as Bayelsa governor, dismisses three petitions

The Bayelsa State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, on Saturday, affirmed Duoye Diri as the duly elected governor of...

Breaking: Tribunal affirms Diri’s election as Bayelsa governor

The Bayelsa Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Abuja on Saturday affirmed the election of Duoye Diri as Bayelsa State Governor.

Buhari commissions NCDMB headquarters building in Bayelsa

…Says edifice reflect a landmark of years of oil and gas exploitation in N/Delta …Sylva seeks more...

Court cases stopped me from forming cabinet – Diri

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr Douye Diri, on Thursday said he did not form his cabinet since February 14 when...

Six killed as soldiers raid militants’ camp in Bayelsa

The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation DELTA SAFE on Tuesday in Bayelsa State raided the Pirates/Militants’ camp and Kidnappers’...

Bayelsa community threatens Agip’s operations over alleged neglect

Operations of the Agip Oil Company in the Ogboinbiri community in the Niger Delta region are being threatened as tension brews...

Police nab three suspected robbers in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State Police Command, on Sunday, arrested three suspected armed robbers. A statement by the spokesman for...

Bayelsa communities give Shell 21-day notice over $14m debt

Some oil-producing communities in Bayelsa State have issued a 21-day notice to the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited to...

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Policeman shot by suspected kidnappers is buried in Ekiti

the late police inspector was survived by an 80-year old mother, Mrs Olubiyo Abiola, a young wife and four female children, who are all in primary schools.

CSOs blast NASS over embarrassing leaking roof, flood during sitting

“It would be helpful for the NASS to review maintenance expenditure budgets over years to see exactly why the complex has been so badly maintained that it now requires the level of refurbishment that is being contemplated.”

N895.8bn Supplementary Budget scales second reading in Senate

“It has become necessary to prepare the 2021 supplementary appropriation bill considering the urgent need to make provision for procurement and administration of COVID-19 vaccines.