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AllAfrica.com
Relief As Opec Extends Exemption From Oil Production CutBy Ejiofor Alike and Emmanuel Addeh Yenagoa — The meeting of the Joint Ministe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
By Ejiofor Alike and Emmanuel Addeh Yenagoa — The meeting of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) of OPEC and Non-OPEC Countries in Vienna, Austria, yesterday extended its exemption from crude oil production cut, thus endorsing the... Read more
11h
AllAfrica.com
Ijaw Youths Reject Proposed Bill to Regulate Civil Society GroupsYenagoa — Ijaw youths yesterday rejected a bill in the National Assembly aimed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Yenagoa — Ijaw youths yesterday rejected a bill in the National Assembly aimed at regulating the activities of Civil Society Organisations in Nigeria. The bill is sponsored by the Deputy Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Umar Buba... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
JTF Rescues Soldiers Abducted By Niger Delta MilitantsYenagoa — The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta thursday said they had
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Yenagoa — The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta thursday said they had carried out a successful operation to free two soldiers abducted by suspected militants in the Niger Delta region. It wasn't clear if the rescued military personnel were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Set Up Oil & Gas Equipment Machinery Devt Institute in BayelsaYenagoa — Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, has said that p
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Yenagoa — Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, has said that plans were underway by the Federal Government to establish an Oil and Gas Equipment and Machinery Development Institute in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, as part of efforts by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
40-Old Paedophile Gets Eight-Year Jail Term in BayelsaYenagoa — A magistrate's court in Yenagoa, wednesday, sentenced a 40-year- old
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Yenagoa — A magistrate's court in Yenagoa, wednesday, sentenced a 40-year- old paedophile, identified as Godbless Ogiode from Southern Ijaw Local Government Area, Bayelsa State, to eight years in prison. Ogiode, a resident of Sandfill area of Kpasia... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bayelsa to Enact Law to Shield School Children From KidnappingYenagoa — Following cases of abduction of school children in some parts of the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Yenagoa — Following cases of abduction of school children in some parts of the country, the Bayelsa State Government said at the weekend that it was putting measures in place to protect students in the state from being forcibly taken away by hoodlums... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ijaw Youths Fault Moves to Prosecute 59 IPOB MembersYenagoa — Ijaw youths from the states of the Niger Delta have condemned the mov
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Yenagoa — Ijaw youths from the states of the Niger Delta have condemned the move by police to charge to court 59 arrested members of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, over alleged terrorism. The youths under the aegis of Ijaw Youths Council, IYC,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
"If Buhari Had Not Come to Power We Wouldn't Have ... "Yenagoa — Former member representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District in the Na
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Yenagoa — Former member representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Clever Ikisikpo, has extolled President Muhammadu Buhari for granting an indigene of the state a licence to build a private refinery in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why 'Outsiders' Control Niger Delta Oil Blocks - Olu of Warrifor the barges and tugboats hired from them for its operations. In a petition,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
for the barges and tugboats hired from them for its operations. In a petition, a copy made available to The Guardian in Yenagoa, which was addressed to the management of Conoil, the contractors said they had patiently waited since December 2016... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bayelsa SSG Resigns Appointment to Return to Legal PracticeYenagoa — The Secretary to the Bayelsa State Government, Chief Serena Dokubo-Sp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Yenagoa — The Secretary to the Bayelsa State Government, Chief Serena Dokubo-Spiff, Thursday during the state Executive Council meeting at the Government House, Yenagoa, formally announced that he was stepping aside to have time for his private legal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Activist Lawyer, Adegboruwa Condemns Military Deployment in Southeastnot 'dancing' in Kaduna, where a quit notice was handed down to the Igbo to vac
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
not 'dancing' in Kaduna, where a quit notice was handed down to the Igbo to vacate? Why is the 'python' not 'dancing' in Yenagoa and Ibadan where separatist agitations are also on the rise? Are pythons found only in Igboland? Adegboruwa added... Read more
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Reuters
Biafra separatists, Nigerian army disagree over siege allegationskilling at least 150 Biafra separatists at peaceful rallies. The military and p
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
killing at least 150 Biafra separatists at peaceful rallies. The military and police denied the allegations. Reporting by Anamesere Igboeroteonwu; additional reporting by Alexis Akwagyiram in Lagos and Tife Owolabi in Yenagoa; editing by Grant McC... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dickson - Only PDP Can Win Elections in BayelsaYenagoa — Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr Seriake Dickson, at the weekend maintai
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Yenagoa — Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr Seriake Dickson, at the weekend maintained that only the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was capable of winning elections in all the wards, local councils and at the state level in the state, given its political... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Family of Drowned Man Accuse Police of Forcing Him 'To Jump Into River'for N864 million for the alleged murder of Tochukwu Uzoukwu, 25. The case was
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
for N864 million for the alleged murder of Tochukwu Uzoukwu, 25. The case was first filed at the Federal High Court in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. It was later transferred to the Federal High Court, Calabar, Cross River State, to avoid it starting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Man Arrested for Alleged Murder of His New Wifecalled Bishop, who claimed in a statement that he was 40 years old, allegedly o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
called Bishop, who claimed in a statement that he was 40 years old, allegedly on August 16, 2017 killed the woman in her Yenagoa residence. Police doubted Mr. Akpata's age as he also claimed that he had spent 27 years in Australia, meaning that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How JTF Boss, Top Military Commanders Escaped Death in Maritime AccidentBy Ernest Chinwo and Emmanuel Addeh Port Harcourt and Yenagoa — Senior militar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
By Ernest Chinwo and Emmanuel Addeh Port Harcourt and Yenagoa — Senior military officers, including the Commander of Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta, Rear Admiral Apochi Suleiman; Commander, Nigerian Naval Ship (NNS) Victory, Commodore... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Suspected Militants Kill Cop, Injure Many in BayelsaYenagoa — There was confusion in Ogbia Local Government Area, Bayelsa State on
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Yenagoa — There was confusion in Ogbia Local Government Area, Bayelsa State on Monday night when a gang of heavily armed Niger Delta militants attacked a police checkpoint and a nearby police station in Kolo area of the council. But while there were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NCDMB Denies Relocating Headquarters From BayelsaYenagoa — The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has dis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Yenagoa — The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has dismissed speculation that it plans to relocate its headquarters from Yenagoa, Bayelsa State to Abuja or Lagos. The Executive Secretary, Simbi Wabote, disclosed this in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Doctors' Strike - Govt Moves to Resolve Disagreementdoctors in Bayelsa State, yesterday, withdrew their services in compliance with
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
doctors in Bayelsa State, yesterday, withdrew their services in compliance with the strike. At the Federal Medical Centres, Yenagoa and Otuoke, the medical doctors on duty were only offering skeletal services. Families were seen moving out patients... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Clark Not Stepping Aside - Militant GroupYenagoa — Niger Delta Revolutionary Crusaders, NDRC, a militant group in the Ni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Yenagoa — Niger Delta Revolutionary Crusaders, NDRC, a militant group in the Niger Delta, yesterday, rejected the call by the Pan Niger Delta People's Congress, PNDPC, and Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, RNDA, on the Convener of Pan Niger Delta Forum,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Another Police Officer Killed in Bayelsaspokesperson of the Bayelsa State Police Command, Asinim Butswat, who confirmed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
spokesperson of the Bayelsa State Police Command, Asinim Butswat, who confirmed the development, said on Tuesday in Yenagoa that the incident took place on September 4. Mr. Butswat said that a police corporal and a civilian were also... Read more
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DW
The forgotten flood victims |87-year-old Nigerian woman, is seen here sitting on all her worldly possessions
DW / Posted 19 days ago
87-year-old Nigerian woman, is seen here sitting on all her worldly possessions after the closing of the reception camp in Yenagoa in the Niger Delta. Nearly eight million people were affected by the floods in the Niger Delta in 2012. Two million... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Troops Raze Houses in Bayelsa Communities Over Killing of 4 SoldiersBy Emma Amaizeand Samuel Oyadongha Yenagoa — Soldiers hunting for suspected pi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
By Emma Amaizeand Samuel Oyadongha Yenagoa — Soldiers hunting for suspected pirates that killed four soldiers at a creek in Bayelsa State, Sunday, have reportedly invaded Letugbene and Bilabiri riverine communities in Ekeremor Local Government Area,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Condemnation Trails Alleged Killing of Soldiers, Military Insists No Deaths RecordedYenagoa — The Bayelsa State Government thursday condemned "in very strong terms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Yenagoa — The Bayelsa State Government thursday condemned "in very strong terms", Monday's alleged ambush and killing of soldiers by unknown gunmen around Letugbene community in Ekeremor Local Government Area of the State. However, the military... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All Nigerian Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Education Fix Admission Cut Off Marks (Full DetailsENGINEERING, UNIVERSITY OF BENIN TEACHING HOSP, BENIN120 283CLARA SCHOOL OF ME
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
ENGINEERING, UNIVERSITY OF BENIN TEACHING HOSP, BENIN120 283CLARA SCHOOL OF MEDIA AND PERFORMING ARTS,SAW MILL DRIVE,YENAGOA,BAYELSA STATE110 284IBOM INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY, IKOT EKPENE, AKWA IBOM STATE120 286ALVAN IKOKU... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rights Group Decry One Year Shutdown of Radio Station in BayelsaYenagoa — A human rights group, the Civil Liberties Organisation (CLO), on Tues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Yenagoa — A human rights group, the Civil Liberties Organisation (CLO), on Tuesday protested the closure of Creek 106.5 FM located in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, for over a year. In a letter to the management and board of the Federal Radio... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
S'East, Niger Delta, Middle Belt Groups Warn Against Move to Re-Arrest Kanudouble standards in the running of the nation's affairs. President of the grou
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
double standards in the running of the nation's affairs. President of the group, Mr. Eric Omare, in a statement in Yenagoa, national headquarters of the IYC, specifically noted that the planned re-arrest of Kanu was not only unfair but... Read more
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