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Unknown gunmen shoot Owei, AIT reporter in Bayelsa

Onisofie Owei, a broadcast journalist with the Africa Independent Television (AIT), was attacked by suspected armed robbers on Friday in Yenagoa, the capital of...

Jonathan: I’ve come a long way with Dickson… I can’t plan evil against him

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says he brought Seriake Dickson, Governor of Bayelsa State, into the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and there is no discord...

MONKEYPOX: 10 things you need to know

Residents of Bayelsa State, South-South Nigeria, has been thrown into panic following an outbreak of a disease suspected to be monkeypox. Medical experts say samples...
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Trees, animals dying, as spill from Shell’s oil field devastates Bayelsa community

Residents of Tambiri I and II in Tein community, Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, are demanding that Shell should clean up their...

Ex-Bayelsa lawmakers enacted law enlisting ex-govs for pension — now they want to be part of it

Former legislators in the Bayelsa State House of Assembly are demanding their inclusion in the pension scheme just like past governors and deputy governors...

The untapped land in Kogi alone can create five Lagos cities, says agriculturist

Leonard Ebute, a 38-year-old agriculture entrepreneur and co - founder of Crest Agro Products Limited, says states such as Benue and Kogi that have vast...
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Gunmen Kill Policeman At Police Station In Bayelsa

Police Public Relations Officer of Bayelsa State, Asinim Butswat, confirmed the incident on Monday, adding that the police had launched a manhunt for the killers.

Bayelsa, World Bank Partner To Create 7,000 Jobs

The Bayelsa state government says it intends to create at least 7,000 temporary jobs through the implementation of projects funded from the $50 million development loan obtained from the World Bank.


False alarm: Police to arraign Amira Sufyanu in court today

THE Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command is set to arraign Amira Sufyanu in court today. According to the Command's...

Gwanara road project: Kwara govt admits contracts inflation eight months after TheICIR report

By Dare Akogun Kwara state government (KWSG) has admitted that the contract sum for the Ilesha Baruba – Gwanara road...

BURIED DREAMS: The doctors who died in their prime fighting Lassa fever

By Taiwo Adebulu As a teenager, Abel Obetta had big dreams. Following his father’s death, he knew life would never...

Democracy Day speech: Buhari makes false claim about primary elections

IN his nationwide broadcast on Sunday, 12th of June 2022 in commemoration of the 2022 Democracy Day, Nigeria’s President Muhammadu...

Rent your house to Yahoo boys, risk 15 years in jail, EFCC warns landlords

THE Economic and Financial Commission Commission (EFCC) has warned that landlords risk 15 years in jail for renting houses...
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