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Former vice president Atiku Abubakar has called Goodluck Jonathan as a true hero of democracy. He said the decision of Jonathan to hand over the reins of power without qualms, after he lost in 2015 sets him apart.
King Gbasia Agbodo, the Traditional Ruler of Ekeremor, Bayelsa, on Wednesday, June 20, narrated how a syndicate of payroll fraudsters collected N600,000 monthly salaries of a senior health worker for many years after his death.
Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa state on Wednesday, June 20, said a referendum on restructuring and true federalism is the only condition for any politician seeking for Ijaw support in 2019 general elections.
The Bayelsa state commissioner for youth development, Otobo Ibarakumo, has reportedly resigned his appointment with Governor Seriake Dickson-led administration with immediate effect and dumped the PDP for the APC.
Indigenes of Bilabiri 1 community in Ekeremor local council of Bayelsa state have fled their homes over fear of military invasion, following the attack on Tunu flow-station and the subsequent killing of three soldiers in a bloody.
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A member of the Peace Corps, identified as Seiyefa Okorie, was on Thursday, June 14 confirmed to have been arrested by the police command in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital, for illegal possession of a pistol.
A local official in Beyelsa state has been arrested for reportedly collecting the salaries of 300 persons as his wage every month. The state commissioner for information, Daniel Iworiso-Markson, disclosed this on Tuesday, June 11.
The Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide, a body of young persons in Bayelsa, has outrightly condemned the killing of four persons during a military operation in Oluasiri community in the Nembe local government area of the state.
Wata jaririya 'yar watanni shidda da haihuwa, mahaifiyar ta da wasu Mutane biyu sun riga mu gidan gaskiya yayin da dakarun Soji Kasa suka afka yankin Oluasiri domin gudanar da aiki a Karamar Hukumar Nembe ta jihar Bayelsa.
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Bayelsa, Perekeme Kpodoh, has threatened to take Nigeria’s former president, Goodluck Jonathan and ex-governor, Timpre Sylva to court for allegedly plunging the state into debt.
Madam Walama Otikiri, wife of a prominent chief and retired senior official of the Nigerian Agip oil company has reportedly been abducted by unidentified gunmen in military uniform in Brass local government area of Bayelsa state.
Pandemonium struck Yenagoa, Bayelsa state as eight people were reportedly killed during a rival war between two notorious cult groups identified as Greanlanders and Bobos while the police said three people were killed.
The Bayelsa state government has reportedly concluded plans to open probe against a former governor the state, Timipre Sylva who is also a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the crises in Amassoma community
@UdemeNG - a platform designed to hold officials accountable had inquired an update on the implementation of N212 million allocated for constituency projects in Bayesa east senatorial district in the 2016 appropriation act.
Twenty-eight people have been reportedly trapped in a fire incident that occurred in ConOil platform in Bayelsa state. It was gathered that the fire outbreak happened in Koluama 1 community of southern Ijaw on Saturday, May 26.
Police through its PPRO r in the state Asinim Butswat, police in Bayelsa said they have rescued two female teenagers, abducted by a gunman in Agbura, near Azikoro village in Yenagoa local government area of the state.
Chief Timipre Sylva, a former governor and Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, minister of state for agriculture and rural development, have said the APC will rescue the state from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
A vote of confidence has been passed on Governor Seriake Dickson by the state House of Assembly. The lawmakers passed the vote of confidence on the gov over the ongoing reforms which has affected some ghost and redundant workers.
A former vice president, Namadi Sambo, the governors of Rivers and Ekiti states - Nyesom Wike and Ayodele Fayose - will be in Yenogoa, Bayelsa state on Tuesday, May 22, for the book presentation of Goodluck Jonathan.
In a statement sent to NAIJ.com on Saturday, May 19, the APC chieftain, Prince Preye Aganaba urged the national chairman to quickly intervene in the matter so as not to throw the Bayelsa chapter of APC into deeper crisis.
The party chieftain in a statement on Friday, May 18, sent to NAIJ.com, also alleged that the government was doing everything possible to frustrate the conduct of APC state congress having applied for the use the facility.
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