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Thugs Attack Protesters, Journalists In Yenagoa

A peaceful protest by members of the National Union of Local Government Employees, NULGE, and Medical and Health Workers Union in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital,on Tuesday, was disrupted when the protesters were attacked by violent thugs.

ASUU Accuses Dickson Of Floating Private University With State Funds

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, Niger Delta University, NDU, chapter has accused Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State of establishing a private university named African International University, AIU

Ese Oruru’s Alleged Abductor Released On Bail

Yunusa Dahiru, the alleged abductor of teenager Ese Oruru, has reportedly been released on bail and taken to Kano.
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Ex-Militants Defy Gov. Dickson, Embark On Protest Over Unpaid Amnesty Stipends

Ex-militants from Bayelsa and Delta states have staged a protest over delayed payment of their five-month amnesty stipends by the Federal Government.

Group Criticises Dickson For Extending Tenure Of Bayelsa Head of Service 

A pressure group, the Bayelsa First Initiative, BFI, has criticised the decision of Governor Seriake Dickson to extend the appointment of Head of Service of Bayelsa State, Peter Singabele, by six months with effect from 16 June 2016.

Two Korean Expatriates Face Probe By Immigration

The Bayelsa State command of the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, on Friday said it has commenced a probe of the status of two Korean...
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Bayelsa Polls: Governorship Candidates Sign Peace Pact

Governorship candidates of the various political parties in Bayelsa State on Wednesday signed a peace accord to ensure peaceful and credible elections in the...


Amid dwindling oil revenue, non-oil sector contributes 73% to FG’s account – Finance Minister

THE Federal Government has lauded the non-oil sector for contributing 73 per cent to the government purse, stressing its...

Qatar 2022: Ghana’s penalty woes return, but Uruguay still fall short

ANOTHER crucial penalty miss paved the way for Ghana's group stage exit. In 2010, the Black stars were memorably knocked...

Nasarawa employs 300 health workers after ICIR’s reports

THE Nasarawa State Government has employed 300 health workers to boost primary healthcare services in the state. Executive Chairman of...

Ekiti to establish special courts to end gender-based violence – Governor’s wife

WIFE of Ekiti State Governor, Olayemi Oyebanji, has said that gender courts will be established across the state to...

IGP files motion to stop 3 months imprisonment

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Usman Alkali Baba has filed a motion to set aside the committal order issued...
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