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Shell Unveils Phase-2 Of Oloibiri Health Programme In Bayelsa

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Energy company, Shell has inaugurated the second and final phase of its comprehensive health care projects for Oloibiri and other communities in Ogbia Local Government area of Bayelsa State....

Tue May 24th, 2022     Read More →

Navy Rescues 7 Kidnapped Boat Passengers After 10 Days In Captivity

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Operatives of the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Pathfinder, Port Harcourt, has rescued seven passengers, who were kidnapped on May 10, 2022, along the Bonny-Port Harcourt sea route in Rivers State The...

Tue May 24th, 2022     Read More →

Ex-Force PRO, AIG Awunah, Dies In Abuja Hospital  

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A former Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO) and Assistant Inspector-general of Police in charge of Zone 16 headquarters, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Don Awunah, is dead.The Police Public Relations...

Mon May 23rd, 2022     Read More →

Farmers Worry Over Insecurity, Climate Change, Others As Planting Season Begins

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Nigerian farmers are struggling with adverse weather conditions and high cost of inputs as the planting season commences.This is in addition to the existing insecurity which caused severe...

Mon May 23rd, 2022     Read More →

4 Killed In A’Ibom, Bayelsa As PDP Holds Reps, State Assembly Primaries

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Four people were killed in Akwa Ibom and Bayelsa States yesterday as the Peoples Democractic Party (PDP) held its primaries to pick candidates for the House of Representatives and state Houses of...

Mon May 23rd, 2022     Read More →

NEMA tasks subnational governments on disaster risk management

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Federal Government through the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) at the weekend tasked the sub-national government with the need to play active roles in disaster risk management across...

Sun May 22nd, 2022     Read More →

12.5kg Cooking Gas Price Rise By 89% In 1 Year – NBS

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The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said the price of 12.5kg liquefied petroleum gas, better known as cooking gas, has increased by 89.10 per cent year-on-year. By implication, Nigerians...

Sat May 21st, 2022     Read More →

Navy Confiscates 6m Litres Of Crude Oil, Arrests 20 Suspects

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The Nigerian Navy (NN) said its troops conducting Operation ‘Dakatar Da Barawo’ (OPDDB) have seized over six million litres of crude oil and arrested 20 suspects in weeks five and six...

Thu May 19th, 2022     Read More →

Only A Pan-Nigerian Candidate Can Return PDP To Power – Tambuwal

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Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, a leading Presidential aspirant under the Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] has urged the delegates of the PDP in Bayelsa to be open-minded and not be sentimental when they...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

US, Nigeria Rotary Clubs Distribute Medical Items In Delta

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Rotary Club of Maple Grove, District 5950 Minnesota, United States of America (USA) in collaboration with Rotary Club of Agege in Lagos and Ughelli in Delta State have distributed mosquito treated...

Wed May 18th, 2022     Read More →

Businesses Shut In Bayelsa As Ijaw Remember Adaka Boro

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Business activities in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital were yesterday shut down in commemoration of the 54th remembrance day of Jasper Isaac Adaka Boro. Hundreds of Ijaw youths, under the aegis...

Tue May 17th, 2022     Read More →

Gunmen Kill 5 Policemen, 5 Others In Bayelsa, Kano

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Gunmen have killed five policemen in Bayelsa State and five others in Kano State. The said incidents happened at the weekend when the gunmen ambushed a vehicle conveying policemen and civilians on...

Tue May 17th, 2022     Read More →

Nigerians should vote only critics of Deborah’s killers in Sokoto ― Dickson

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The Senator representing Bayelsa West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Seriake Dickson, has called on Nigerians to vote for only aspirants that are able to summon the courage...

Mon May 16th, 2022     Read More →

32 States Risk Flood Disaster, Minister Warns

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The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu, has warned that 32 states and 233 local government areas, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) are at a high risk of flooding this...

Sat May 14th, 2022     Read More →

Nigeria under Buhari is worse than 1967 civil war ― Atiku

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Former vice president of Nigeria and a presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Abubakar Atiku, has berated the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), saying...

Fri May 13th, 2022     Read More →