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2 beheaded, 3 others shot dead in cult supremacy battle

At least five suspected cultists have been killed in a renewed cult supremacy battle war in Yenagoa, the capital of Bayelsa State. Theportcitynews gathered that...

78-year-old woman dies in kidnappers’ custody.

The Police Command in Bayelsa State, on Thursday, confirmed the death of a 78-year-old woman, Mrs Ayoko Owoko, who was kidnapped and kept in...

Oil spill victims to get justice

Chairman of the Bayelsa State Oil and Environmental Commission (BSOEC), Most Reverend John Sentamu, on Tuesday, assured victims of environmental degradation in the state...

Bayelsa oil commission meets CSOs, holds public evidence session

The Bayelsa State Oil and Environmental Commission (BSOEC) would commence another round of public engagements from Tuesday, May 21 with a meeting with civil...

Ijaw Elders Forum warn against electoral violence during Bayelsa guber election

As the 2019 gubernatorial election in Bayelsa State approaches, the Ijaw Elders Forum (IEF) and other stakeholders have warned against electoral violence. In a statement...

Bayelsa to launch education trust fund

The Bayelsa State Government will on Friday formally launch the State Education Trust Fund as part of its action plan to sustain the huge...

Breaking: INEC shifts Bayelsa, Kogi guber elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission on Thursday rescheduled the governorship elections for Bayelsa and Kogi States. The elections which were to hold on November 2...

Bayelsa to hold stakeholders’ meeting on violent-free election

The Bayelsa State Government has said that it will next week begin series of engagement with critical stakeholders on the forthcoming local government and...

Bayelsa state government asks INEC to shift Nov poll

Government of Bayelsa State on Tuesday called on the Independent National Electoral Commission to postpone the governorship election scheduled for November 2, 2019. The government...

NYSC withdraws corps members from community over insecurity.

The Yenagoa Zonal Office of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has withdrawn 20 Corps Member serving in Famgbe Community, Bayelsa State, over activities...