Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Bayelsa sues FG, alleges non-remittance of crude oil proceeds

The Government of Bayelsa State has sued the Federal Government, alleging illegal unilateral spending of parts of crude oil earnings. In the suit filed by...

Dickson hails former DSS acting DG, Seiyefa

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, on Thursday, received the former acting Director-General of the Department of State Services, Mathew Seiyefa, at the...

Human rights activist writes Accountant General, demands Bayelsa state allocation profile

A human rights activist, Aluzu Augustine has demanded access to information on finance of Bayelsa state government in a letter addressed to the Attorney...

Pregnant women in Bayelsa to get N70,000 each as incentives

The Bayelsa State Government has said that all pregnant women in the state, regardless of marital status, will henceforth get about N70,000 each as...

Police post four commissioners to Bayelsa in two weeks

There is confusion in Bayelsa State over the deployment of four Commissioners of Police in the state within two weeks by the Inspector-General of...

Bayelsa vows to sue FG over $1bn ECA funds

Bayelsa State government yesterday vowed to sue the federal government if it refuses to deduct the 13 percent derivation component of the $1bn Excess...

I Intend to serve Niger Delta people to best of my...

Recently, President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Professor Charles Quaker Dokubo as the new coordinator of Presidential Amnesty Programme for ex-Niger Delta militants. The Guardian had...

Jonathan, governors, Niger Delta leaders for restructuring rally

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, South-South governors and other Niger Delta leaders will on Saturday lead a mega rally to call for restructuring. The rally organised...

Sergeant to die for extra-judicial killing

A Bayelsa State High Court sitting in Yenagoa has sentenced a police sergeant, Jilla Lannubo, to death by hanging for the extra-judicial killing of...

Pastor arraigned for fake prophecy, taking member’s vehicle

The founder of God is Able Mega Fire Ministry, Opolo, Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, Apostle Kingsley Abiekunogho, has been arraigned for...

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