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We’ll diversify Bayelsa Economy in 2021, create jobs – Diri

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Diri. Photo: TWITTER/OFFICIALNCDMBGov. Douye Diri of Bayelsa on Friday, said that his administration was bent on diversifying the state’s economy to reduce total dependence on federal...

Fri Jan 1st, 2021     Read More →

NCDC announces 1,016 new COVID-19 cases as total rises to 86,576

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 1,016 new infections of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Wednesday. The News...

Thu Dec 31st, 2020     Read More →

Victim’s family takes military Task Force to Bayelsa panel

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• Rivers committee may extend sitting deadline The families of a local boat driver, Bolouzimo Tulagha, who was killed by military men have taken the Joint Military Task Force code-named...

Wed Dec 30th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 1,041 new infections

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 1,041 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Thursday. The...

Fri Dec 25th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC reports 1,133 new infections, total hits 80,922

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has announced 1,133 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, bringing the total figure of infected persons to 80,922. NCDC made this...

Thu Dec 24th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC announces 999 new infections, 4 deaths

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 999 new infections of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on Tuesday. The...

Wed Dec 23rd, 2020     Read More →

As Dickson, PDP win Bayelsa Senate seats, Sylva, APC lick wounds once again

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Former Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, has yet again proven to be more strategic in politics with his recent victory, as his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) once again beat the All...

Tue Dec 22nd, 2020     Read More →

NCDC records 3 deaths, 501 new Infections

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NCDC. PHOTO: TwitterThe Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), has reported 501 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak in the country. The NCDC made this known via its...

Mon Dec 21st, 2020     Read More →

Akpabio is wrong, appointment of NDDC interim sole administrator is illegal

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The Niger Delta Peoples’ Forum is shocked at the puerile attempt to turn truth on his head, in an incoherent statement of fallacies credited to the Honourable Minister of Niger Delta...

Sat Dec 19th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 1,145 new infections, 1 additional death, 335 recoveries

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Chikwe, NCDCThe Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered 1,145 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC made this known via its verified website on...

Fri Dec 18th, 2020     Read More →

PLWDs clash with National Assembly security, seek fair treatment

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There was pandemonium at the National Assembly entrance yesterday, as a group of People Living With Disabilities (PLWDs) besieged the complex and pounced on security officials for calling in the...

Fri Dec 18th, 2020     Read More →

Average price per litre of kerosene increases in November - NBS

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The average price per litre paid by consumers for National Household Kerosene increased to N353.38 in November from N352.93 in October, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says. The Bureau...

Thu Dec 17th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC registers 758 new infections, 3 additional deaths in Nigeria

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The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), has registered 758 new infections of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak in the country bringing the nation’s total of confirmed cases...

Wed Dec 16th, 2020     Read More →

As centralised policing fails, South-South leaders consider alternative models

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As kidnapping, banditry, armed robbery and other social vices have continued to threaten communities and states in the South-South like Cross River, Rivers, Edo, Delta, Akwa Ibom, and Bayelsa are...

Wed Dec 16th, 2020     Read More →

Why I set my girlfriend, pastor ablaze, man confesses in Bayelsa

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A 40-year-old jealous lover, Etifa Obukulubu, who set ablaze his estranged girlfriend and a pastor ablaze at the Igbogene area of Bayelsa State in October, narrated to newsmen yesterday that he...

Wed Dec 16th, 2020     Read More →