Alamieyeseigha’s legacies abound in Bayelsa, say Diri

Gov. Douye Diri of Bayelsa on Monday said the late Chief Diepriye Alamieyeseigha’s name will continue to positively resonate six years after his demis...

Bayelsa Decries Schools Resumption Before Stipulated Date

Bayelsa State Bayelsa State government has faulted some schools for flouting government’s directives on resumption date. Education Commissioner Dr. Ge...

Court stops Bayelsa APC from conducting ward congresses

By Simon Utebor, Yenagoa A High Court sitting in Yenagoa, Bayelsa has stopped the All Progressives Congress (APC) from conducting its ward congresses ...

Nightclub owner abducted in Bayelsa – The Nation News Nigeria

By Simon Utebor, Yenagoa     Gunmen have struck again in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, abducting a popular nightclub owner Tari Ajanami. Ajanami...

Gunmen Kidnap Popular Nightclub Owner In Bayelsa

Tari Ajanami, the owner of a prominent nightclub in Yenagoa, the capital of Bayelsa State, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen. Ajanami, a native of ...

We’ll ensure release of kidnapped Bayelsa SSG’s mother – Police

Nairalovers Nigeria The Police Command in Bayelsa says it is on the trail of the kidnappers of Madam Betinah Benson, mother of Secretary to Bayelsa St...

Jealous soldier kills Bayelsa varsity lover | The Nation

By Simon Utebor, Yenagoa  A jealous soldier James Matol has allegedly shot and killed one Miss Jennifer Agadu, a 200-Level student of Niger Delta Univ...

Police smash robbery syndicate in Bayelsa, arrest four

By Simon Utebor, Yenagoa The police in Bayelsa State have smashed a suspected robbery gang and arrested four people in Yenagoa, the state capital. The...

Bayelsa: Varsity students protest against planned ‘school uniform’, Soyinka accuses government of kidnap

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top news stories you shouldn’t miss. Bayelsa: Varsity students protes...

Bayelsa faults N11.67b FAAC deductions | The Nation

By Simon Utebor, Yenagoa Bayelsa State government has said deductions amounting to N11.678 billion by the Federal Government from its monthly revenue ...

Bayelsa Councilor Who Used Money For Official Cars To Build Bridge In Her Constituency Says She’s Motivated By Criticism — Nairalovers

Hon. Onem Tyna is the Councilor representing Ward Two In Ogbia Local Government Area Of Bayelsa State. She recently completed a link bridge in her con...

2 killed, several injured as rival cults clash in Bayelsa — Nairalovers

No fewer than two businessmen on Monday lost their lives during a clash between two rival cult groups, at the popular Swali ultra-modern market in Yen...

Bayelsa community, soldiers row over tankers conveying alleged stolen crude — Nairalovers

By Simon Utebor, Yenagoa There was palpable tension in Biseni community in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State as women and youths of the a...

‘All is not well with APC in Bayelsa’ – State Chairman

The factional Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Bayelsa State, Hon. Ebierien Fala Itubor, has raised the alarm over the gale of defe...