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Off-cycle elections in Bayelsa, Imo, Kogi went smoothly – IGP

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Kayode Egbetokun, has declared that last Saturday’s

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Off-cycle election: Outcomes in Imo, Kogi, Bayelsa reflect wishes of the people – Tinubu

President Bola Tinubu has said that the outcomes of Saturday’s gubernatorial elections

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Jonathan congratulates Diri on Bayelsa guber poll win

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has congratulated Governor Douye Diri on his re-election

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“INEC is not a political party” – Yakubu warns staff against bias in Kogi, Bayelsa, Imo guber polls

The Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has advised

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Diri flags off Exercise Still Waters, calls for consolidation of peace in Bayelsa

Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State has flagged off Exercise Still Waters

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APC Disowns Campaign Council Lists For Bayelsa, Imo, Kogi Guber Elections

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has disassociated itself from a purported national

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Bayelsa governor calls Jonathan “father of modern democracy in Nigeria”

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri, says former President Goodluck

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Man, 27, kills female friend he’s owing, buries victim in shallow grave in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State Police Command has paraded a 27-year-old suspect before newsmen

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Oil Spill: FG Suspends Aiteo’s Oil Operation Until Further Notice

The Federal Government on Tuesday directed AITEO Eastern Exploration and Production Company

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Bayelsa tackles Aiteo over failure to check oil OML 29 well leak

The Bayelsa Government has expressed worry over Aiteo Production Company’s failure to

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OML 29 well leak: Impacted communities cry out over risk to health

The people of Nembe Basamri in Bayelsa on Thursday expressed concerns over

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Police officer stabs colleague to death in Bayelsa

The Commissioner of Police in Bayelsa, Mr. Ben Okolo, on Friday in

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Bayelsa imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew on waterways, bans 200hp engine boats

As part of measures to curtail sea piracy, kidnappings and other criminal

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Abductors release father of LG boss in Bayelsa — Police

The Police Command in Bayelsa has confirmed the release of Chief Gbalipre

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Fresh corps member gives birth during service in Bayelsa, NYSC DG reacts

Director-General of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig.- Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, on

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Bayelsa govt seeks to reacquire OML 46 licence despite DPR’s stance

Indications have emerged that the Bayelsa Government has not given up on

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‘Crude oil prices getting higher, federal allocation getting smaller’ – Bayelsa deputy gov laments

Bayelsa Deputy Governor, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, has expressed worry over dwindling revenue allocations

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Bayelsa govt awards scholarship to Nigerian Idol winner Kingdom

Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri has offered a scholarship to Kingdom Kroseide,

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PDP will bring desired change in 2023 – Bayelsa governor

Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa has said the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)

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Open grazing: Bayelsa govt impounds 34 cows for violating law

The Bayelsa Livestock Management Committee (BSLMC) on Tuesday said it impounded 34

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Rivers gov to spend N5bn on law school in Bayelsa

The Rivers State Government has committed five billion naira to development of

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“He acted on his own” – Bayelsa gov denies aide arrested for inciting Nigerians against Buhari

The Bayelsa Government on Tuesday dissociated Gov Douye Diri from alleged inciting

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Shell’s pipeline spills 213 barrels of crude into Bayelsa community

The Okordia-Rumekpe 14-inch crude truckline operated by Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC)

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Bayelsa gov vows to probe killing of youth by policeman

Gov. Douye Diri of Bayelsa, has ordered an investigation into circumstances surrounding

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FG cheating Bayelsa – Governor Diri laments

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri, says the state has

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Bayelsa bans open grazing, to arrest armed herders

The Bayelsa State Government has enacted a law prohibiting open grazing of

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How oil thieves killed soldier for patrolling in Bayelsa

Unknown gunmen suspected to be oil thieves have killed a soldier and

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Oil Leakage: Chevron, Bayelsa Host Community On Warpath

Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) has held divergent views with members of its

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Bayelsa Govt did not Participate in Budget Transparency Assessment – Commissioner

    The Bayelsa Government on Friday said that the current administration

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4 Die in Rival Cult Shootout in Ijaw Community, Bayelsa

  The Police Command in Bayelsa on Monday said four members of

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