Bayelsa Gov Poll: Dickson floors Sylva at S-Court

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA- The Supreme Court, Tuesday, declined to annul the election of Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State. In a unanimous decision, a seven-man panel of Justices of the apex court led by Justice Mohammed Tanko, dismissed appeal the All Progressives Congress, APC, and its governorship candidate in the state, Timipre Sylva, lodged […]

Four Soldiers Feared Dead in Bayelsa Boat Accident

Emmanuel Addeh in Yenagoa Four soldiers attached to the Joint Task Force, JTF, Operation Delta Safe,ODS, who are currently carrying out an operation codenamed ‘Crocodile Smile’, to rid the Niger Delta of criminalities, were on Monday feared dead in the creeks of Bayelsa State. The loss of the security personnel, it was learnt, followed a […]

Sea bandits kill 3 soldiers in Bayelsa as Tompolo, Bebenimbo deny link to Niger Delta Avengers

YENAGOA- SUSPECTED sea bandits on Monday attacked a military checkpoint at Tombi waterside in Nembe, a coastal community in Bayelsa East Senatorial district, Bayelsa State, allegedly killing three soldiers. Vanguard gathered that the pirates, who caught the soldiers unawares struck at about 10.00 am. They made away with a gunboat belonging to the military and […]

Buhari makes u-turn: Shuns Rivers, Ogoniland clean-up inauguration • Pipelines attacked in Bayelsa

Chukwudi Akasike and Ovie Okpare PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday asked Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo to perform the commencement of the clean-up of Ogoniland and other impacted communities in the Niger Delta region in Bodo, Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State. This was against the popular expectation that the President would personally perform the ceremony […]

A’Court orders Alamieyeseigha, wife to vacate property in Bayelsa

Simon Utebor, Yenagoa The Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has ordered the late former Governor of Bayelsa State, Diepreye Alamieseigha, and his wife, Margaret, to vacate a piece of land measuring 5336.919 square metres at Ovom area of the state. The court order is contained in a judgement delivered by Justice […]

Transcorruption Agenda! Bayelsa workers turn to beggars to feed over unpaid salaries

Transcorruption Agenda! Bayelsa Workers Turn to Beggars to Feed over Unpaid Salaries Some workers in public and civil service in Bayelsa have turned to begging to survive the hard economic realities in the state. It was observed that workers, in a bid to cope with the harsh economic condition foisted by unpaid salaries, had devised different […]

In pictures: Former Bayelsa governor, Alamieyeseigha, buried in his home town, Amassoma

The remains of former Governor of Bayelsa state, late  Diepreye Solomon Peter Alamieyeseigha, the first civilian governor of Bayelsa, has been buried in Amassoma, Southern-Ijaw local government area of the state. Alamieyesigha was buried after a commendation service by the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) on Saturday. PHOTONEWS: Former Governor Of Bayelsa DSP Alamieyesigha Buried […]

Kidnapped child bride Ese Oruru freed, to undergo medical tests

Kinapped child bride Ese Oruru freed, to undergo medical tests 14-year-old Ese Oruru has been rescued from Kano State where she had been taken to by her paedophile captor, Yinusa, aka Yellow. Ese, who was abducted on August 12, 2015, converted to Islam and forcefully married by Yinusa, was on Monday released to the police […]

Picture: Emir of Kano orders Sharia commission to return Ese Oruru to Bayelsa

Breaking news: Emir of Kano orders Sharia commission to return Ese Oruru to Bayelsa Ese   advertisement TOP HEADLINES   By Abdulsalam Muhammad KANO – The emir of Kano, Malam Muhammadu Sanusi II Monday ordered the state Sharia Commission to liaise with office of the Assistant Inspector General of police, zone 1 to commence process […]

UPDATED: Gunmen kidnap Dickson’s aide in Rivers

Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt Gunmen on Sunday kidnapped an aide to Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, Captain Henry Ungbuku (rtd). Ungbuku, who is the Special Adviser on Aviation to the Bayelsa State Governor, was abducted as he was about leaving the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Light House Parish, after service. It was gathered […]




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