By Festus Ahon THE people of Letugbene, Ekeremor Local Government Area, Bayelsa State have shut down a drilling rig belonging to Shell Petroleum Development Company, SPDC, alleging the company’s failure to accord them recognition as the rightful owners of the land where Tunu flow station is located. The people who ordered work to stop atRead
The 80-year-old Pa Napoleon Alale, father of the Sagbama Local Government Area Chairman, Hon. Embeleakpo P Alale has regained freedom after spending about three months in the den of kidnappers. In a statement issued to DAILY POST by the media aide of the Chairman, Dr. Nikade Anderson, he confirmed on Tuesday that the abductors handed […]
The Defence Headquarters has confirmed that the troops of Operation DELTA SAFE, on Tuesday, in Bayelsa State, invaded the Pirates/Militants’ camp killing six criminals. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, made this known in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. Enenche said the troops acted on credible intelligence and monitored movements of a […]
A pregnant woman, her husband and two others were on Thursday shot dead by gunmen in an early morning retaliatory attack along the bakery Road area of Azikoro Town in Yenagoa Local Government Council area of Bayelsa State. The gunmen, according to security sources, launched the bloody attack in retaliation against the alleged partnership between […]
…as Governor Diri tasks monarchs on security Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, on Thursday, disclosed that his cabinet nominees would be known from next week. Senator Diri gave the hint during his first meeting with the state council of traditional rulers held at their secretariat in Yenagoa. The governor was quoted by his ActingRead More
Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State has called on oil companies benefiting from its resources to relocate their headquarters to the state.
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By Samuel Oyadongha Yenagoa Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri has forwarded a list of nominees for appointment as Commissioners to the State House of Assembly. The list attached to a letter dated 12th August 2020 was read Thursday on the floor of the House during plenary. Five of the nominees had earlier served as membersRead More