Tag archive for ‘Bayelsa State’
By admin On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
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Why Bayelsa UPU President Embark On Tour Of Urhobo Clans

By Amos Okioma LAGOS FEBRUARY 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The President of Urhobo Progress Union, ( UPU ) Worldwide, Bayelsa state Chapter, Deacon Kingsley Eduvie Akpaka and the Okobaro I of Urhobo in Bayelsa state HRH More...

By admin On Saturday, January 13th, 2018
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UPU Leader In Bayelsa Lament Non-Appointment Of Urhobo Indigenes In Dickson Govt.

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson By Amos Okioma LAGOS JANUARY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The President of Urhobo Progress Union, UPU (Worldwide ) Bayelsa State Chapter, Deacon Kingsley Eduvie Akpaka has lamented More...

By admin On Friday, January 12th, 2018
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Arrested Notorious N’Delta Militant Kingpin, Karowei Dies In JTF Custody

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Arrested notorious Niger Delta militant Peregbakumo Oyawerikumo, alias Karowei who was arrested on Thursdaywas alleged to have died in the custody of Joint Military Task Force More...

By admin On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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JUST IN:Police Nab Killer Of Security Personal In Delta

LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Security operatives have arrested the culprit involved in the recent killing of a security personnel on Edegbene Community in Burutu Local Government Area òf Delta State. A police More...

By admin On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Four Soldiers, Militants Killed As Army Begin Manhunt Of Killers Of Beheaded Soldier

By Amos Okioma LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Four soldiers and some militants have been reportedly killed in a bloody clash between militants and soldiers in an ongoing military operation to fish out those behind More...

By admin On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Non-Payment Of Salaries: Teachers Strike Paralyses Academic Activities In Bayelsa

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson By Amos Okioma LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Academic activities were paralysed in public primary and secondary schools in Bayelsa following strike by the state chapter More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Murdered Journalist: Bayelsa Police Bars NUJ From Holding Candle-light Procession

Bayelsa State State Commissoner of Police,Asuquo Amba By Amos Okioma LAGOS APRIL 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Bayelsa Police Command has barred the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Bayelsa Council from the planned More...

By admin On Sunday, April 16th, 2017
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Easter Disaster: Twin Fire Incidents Gut Twelve Houses in Bayelsa State

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson By Amos Okioma LAGOS APRIL 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than two twelve houses were razed and property worth millions of Naira destroyed in separate fire incidents in Yenagoa, More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
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Radio Bayelsa Staff Drags General Manager To Court Over Flogging

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson By Amos O?ioma LAGOS MARCH 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Mr. Tonye Yemoleigha one of the four flogged by the General Manager of Glory FM in Bayelsa, Mr John Idumange says he is More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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JTF Arrests Rivers Community Leader For Shutting AGIP’s 11 Oil Wells

By Amos Okioma LAGOS MARCH 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Mr Chikeobi Alali, a community leader in Ogba Ndoni Egbema Local Government Area of Rivers has been arrested for allegedly disrupting production at an oilfield operated More...

By admin On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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How -Step Father ‘Erroneously’ Cut Off Genital Of 9-Month-Old Baby During Circumcision

By Aherhoke Okioma LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents of a coastal community of Bayelsa state have expressed surprise as 64-year-old step-grandfather, Mr. Ziworitin Keme, ‘erroneously’ chop – off More...

By admin On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Dickson, Ibori In ‘Closed-Door’ Meeting Over Peace, Security In N’Delta

Seriake Dickson and James Ibori By Amos Okioma LAGOS MARCH 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, has visited Oghara, the country home of Chief James Onanefe Ibori, former Governor More...

By admin On Friday, March 10th, 2017
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Bayelsa: Int’l Wrestlers Bill To Perform At Dickson’s Wrestling Classics

Seriake Dickson By Amos Okioma LAGOS MARCH 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Notable international and national wrestlers are expected to perform at the four day international tournament taking place in Bayelsa state ‘ The More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
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Approval of N3bn Car Loans For Bayelsa Lawmakers Attract Criticism From Starving Civil Servants

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon Seriake Dickson By Amos Akioma from Yenogoa LAGOS FEBRUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Bayelsa State civil servants who claimed the State government is owning them six months salary arrears has More...

By admin On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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N’Delta Amnesty Beneficiaries to Kick Off First Ever Automobile Assembly Plant In Nigeria

LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Niger Delta Amnesty beneficiaries are part of workers expected to kick off a propose first class automobile industry in Bayelsa State. Bayelsa State Government, Presidential More...

By admin On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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PDP Debunks Rumour of Sylva Taking Over Government in Bayelsa

Sylva By Amos Okioma LAGOS JANUARY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Bayelsa State has condemned in strong terms, the rumours making the rounds that, the Supreme Court has reversed its decision More...

By admin On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Bayelsa Govt Vows to Review Okoloba Shoreline Protection Contract

Seriake Dickson By Amos Okioma LAGOS JANAURY 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Bayelsa State Government has vowed to do everything within its reach to ensure that the Okoloba Shoreline Protection contract is reviewd and executed More...

By admin On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Rep Member, Agbedi Urges Bayelsans to Participate in Federal Govt Pension Verification Exercise

Hon Fred Agbedi By Amos Okioma,Yenagoa LAGOS JANUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An appeal has gone to Bayelsans that have been registered and qualified to draw from the Federal Pension under the Pension Transitional Arrangement More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
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Economic Diversification: Bayelsa State Sets Up Aqua-Culture Village

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson By Amos Okioma LAGOS NOVEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Efforts to diversify the Bayelsa State economy beyond oil and Gas is on course, as the State Government has established an More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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Members of Bayelsa Executive Council Hail Dickson’s Victory at Supreme Court

By Amos Okioma LAGOS NOVEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Bayelsa State Executive Council has congratulated Governor Henry Seriake Dickson and his deputy, Rear Admiral John Jonah (rtd) ?for their remarkable victory More...

By admin On Monday, October 24th, 2016
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Bayelsa PDP Slams APC over Bribery Allegation, Urges APC to Settle Amaechi, Umana Cases

By Amos Okioma LAGOS OCTOBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Peoples ?Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa has lambasted the opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) in the state for its latest act of mischief and tomfoolery, More...

By admin On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
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Bayelsa: Arrested Publisher of Weekly Source Newspaper still in DSS Detention 3 months after

By Amos Odeh LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Publisher of Weekly Source newspaper, Chief Jones Abiri is still in Department of State Security (DSS) detention in Abuja after three months of his arrest from More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Ese Oruru’s Parents Appeal to Okowa, Others for Help, Say Their Daughter is Wasting Away

Ese Oruru and her baby still in Police custody By Amos Okioma LAGOS OCTOBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Parents of 14 year old minor, Ese Oruru abducted in Bayelsa in August 2015 and taking to Kano where she was allegedly More...

By admin On Saturday, October 15th, 2016
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Tension in Bayelsa State as Fishing Trawler Crushes Three to Death

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson By Amos Okioma ,Yenagoa LAGOS OCTOBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is rising tension in the coastal communities of Brass and Southern Ijaw Local Government Council? of Bayelsa More...

By admin On Monday, September 19th, 2016
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Shell Awards Full Scholarships to New Batch of Sixty Niger Delta Students

A cross section of the SPDC JV 2016 Cradle to Career beneficiaries at the award ceremony in Port Harcourt LAGOS SEPTEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A new batch of sixty children from the Niger Delta has been awarded the More...