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Farms, road to Jonathan’s homeland submerged

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By Samuel Oyadongha OGBIA—overflow from a contiguous river has submerged a section of the road from Onuebum-Otuoke, the hometown of the former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan in Ogbia Local...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

10th Anniversary: Niger Delta Varsity gives back to host community

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By Emem Idio OKOLOBIRI—THE Niger Delta University Teaching Hospital, NDUTH, Okolobiri, Bayelsa State, beat the drums recently to mark its 10th year anniversary. It was a week-long programme...

Tue Sep 26th, 2017     Read More →

Bayelsa Governor urges Nigerians in Diaspora to close ranks

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Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has called on all Nigerians to work together irrespective of tribe, religion or political affiliation to make Nigeria great again....

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Photos: President Buhari returns to Nigeria from London

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Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Nigeria after making a trip to London. President Buhari left New York last week Thursday to London, the United Kingdom after participating in...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Jonathan’s kinsmen petition Dogara, demand sack of Otuke varsity VC

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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA – A score of youth from Bayelsa, the home state of former President Goodluck Jonathan have called for the removal of the Vice chancellor of the Federal...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

TeamTimi Dakolo, old Idyl emerges winner of The Voice Nigeria season 2

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By Benjamin Njoku After weeks of battling with other 48 contestants, Idyl has emerged the winner of the second season of The Voice Nigeria music reality show. The talented 20 year old singer, who...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Bayelsa govt condemns sea pirates attack on security operatives

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By Samuel Oyadongha YENAGOA—BAYELSA State Government has condemned, weekend attack on an oil vessel conveying a team of security personnel and civilians along the creek of Ikebiri in...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

The world looks up to Kaduna for a grand NAFEST

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Malam Nasir el-Rufai, Kaduna State governor, has high regards for arts and culture. He believes that “arts and culture form the core values of people’s being and the essence of their...

Mon Sep 25th, 2017     Read More →

Daddy Showkey, Baba Fryo, others, light up ‘Ajegunle to the world concert’

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It was a night of fun, laughter, glitz, glamour, razzmatazz, and musical reminiscence, at the maiden edition of the much anticipated ‘Ajegunle to the world concert’ held recently at...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

Looming Operation Crocodile Smile II unnerves N’Delta

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, Niger Delta As tension rose over the possibility of the Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, RNDA, and a coalition of nine militant groups restarting the bombing of oil...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

Is Buhari same as Jonathan?

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By Tonnie Iredia The wild jubilation which greeted the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from his long medical vacation abroad can at best be viewed from two standpoints. First, the...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

US Congress Commends Bayelsa Governor

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Chairperson of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Rep Sheila Jackson Lee, has commended the Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, for placing the state on the path of...

Sun Sep 24th, 2017     Read More →

US Congress commends Dickson over developmental strides in Bayelsa

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The Chairperson of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Rep Sheila Jackson Lee, has commended the Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, for placing the state on the path of...

Sat Sep 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Suspected sea pirates kill security personnel, civilian in Bayelsa creek

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By Samuel Oyadongha Two personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, the Nigerian Police and a civilian were Friday night ambushed and killed by suspected sea pirates along...

Sat Sep 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Breaking: Six feared dead in sea pirates attack

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Six security operatives on an escort mission were feared dead Friday nigh in Bayelsa State.Pirates of the Caribbean crew The security operatives were attceked by sea pirates along the Ekebiri...

Sat Sep 23rd, 2017     Read More →