Reactions as Police parade ‘notorious kidnapper’

September 26, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

The Bayelsa state police command on Monday paraded the suspected Abuja-based Kidnap kingpin, John Ewa. Ewa was paraded alongside three of his gang members whose names were not known yet. The suspected Kidnapper was arrested in Abuja on Sunday September 25, 2022 after videos of him emerge flaunting and dancing with hard currency. Some Nigerians have reacted to Ewa’s police Read More

Bayelsa government seeks Heritage Bank support on youth devt

July 25, 2022 David Agba 0

The Bayelsa State Government has indicated interest in partnering Heritage Bank Plc on youth empowerment and sport development. The Deputy Governor, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, disclosed the interest of the State Government during a courtesy call with the Commissioner for Youths and Sports, Daniel Igali and others on the Management of the Bank, at Heritage’s Head Office in Lagos recently. Ewhrudjakpo Read More

Breaking: Crowd besiege NNPC Towers, presents N100m nomination forms to Sylva

May 9, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

A large crowd of supporters led by a Northern Solidarity Group Monday besieged the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Towers to asked the Ministry of state for Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, to contest the ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the president. The group also presented an Expression of Interest and Nomination forms for the Minister. The Read More

NNPP alleges assassination, demands justice for party member Killed in Bayelsa

May 1, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) has condemned the rising spate of killings across Nigeria, describing it as a threat to the country’s democracy. Specifically, the opposition party demanded justice for its member Hon. Sunday Frank Oputu, who was ecently assassinated in Bayelsa state, describing the act as politically motivated. Late Frank Oputu was a former Chairman of the Conference Read More

Group to Bayelsa govt: Punish Ekeowe for demolishing Dame Jonathan’s hotel

March 2, 2022 Adoyi M. Aba, Abuja 0

The Citizen Watch Advocacy Initiative (CWAI), a pro-democracy civil society, and human rights group, has condemned the demolition of a segment of the hotel premises owned by former First Lady of Nigeria, Mrs. Dame Patience Jonathan, by Mr. Alabo Gideon Ekeowe, head of Bayelsa State Physical Planning and Development Board (BSPPDB) on Friday, February 25, 2022. The hotel, Aridolf Resort Read More

Happening now: Osinbajo dresses in Ijaw attire, storms Bayelsa

February 19, 2022 Editor 0

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently in Bayelsa state to flag-off a construction project. He sensationally left the nation’s capital Abuja in an Ijaw attire. This was disclosed by his media aide Laolu Akande on Saturday. Akande wrote, “VP Osinbajo is visiting Bayelsa State today to, among others, flag off construction of the Angiama-Oporoma Bridge. He will also pay Read More

Bayelsa govt pledges support for teen impregnated by father

January 28, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Bayelsa state government has promised to provide psychological and sundry support to a 14-year-old girl impregnated by her father. The coordinator, Gender Response Initiative Team (GRIT) in the state, Mrs. Dise Ogbise, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yenagoa on Friday that some members of the public reported the case. Ogbise said when some people reported that Read More