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Kidnapped ex-Bayelsa commissioner regains freedom

Kidnapped former Commissioner for Transport in Bayelsa State, Marie Ebikake, has regained her freedom.

Police confirm abduction of Patience Jonathan’s ally

Caretaker Chairman of Brass local government, Victor Isaiah, has reacted to the abduction of a former Commissioner for Transport in Bayelsa State, Mrs. Marie Ebikake, an ally of Mrs. Patience Jonathan.

Police kill suspected cultist in Bayelsa gun duel

A cult member, ThankGod Indoni, has been killed in a gun battle with the police in Bayelsa State.

Police shoot, wound suspected cultist on Christmas eve in Yenagoa

The Police Command in Bayelsa said its operatives had shot and wounded a suspected cultist who later died in hospital, in response to a distress call on Christmas eve.

Police deny report on policeman shooting colleague in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State Police Command has dismissed as untrue report that a policeman mistakenly shot and killed his colleague in a shoot out with suspected cultists.

Policeman shoots colleague dead while battling suspected cultists in Bayelsa

A policeman attached to Bayelsa Police Command in Yenagoa, has mistakenly shot and killed a fellow policeman in a gun duel between the police and suspected cultists during Christmas celebration.

Armed robber mistakenly shoots partner during robbery

An armed robber died from his partner’s bullet during a foiled robbery attack on one Francis Chibueze, along Bakery road, Azikoro village, Yenagoa.

Governor Dickson’s ex-aide found dead in Patience Jonathan’s hotel

A former Senior Special Assistant on Youth Development to Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, Nasko Egei, has died at Aridolf Resort Wellness and Spa, a hotel owned by former First Lady, Patience Jonathan.

APC chieftain found dead in Bayelsa hotel

The Bayelsa State Police Command is investigating events surrounding the death of an All Progressive Congress (APC) chieftain, Nasko Egei, at the Aridolf Wellness Resort and Spa located along Isaac Boro Express road, Yenagoa.

Suspected sea pirates, cultists kill two, injure policeman in Bayelsa

Suspected sea pirates and cultists have killed two persons in the Akassa-Yenagoa waterways and Ekeki in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital.

Suspected armed robbers shoot AIT correspondent in Yenagoa

Suspected armed robbers on Friday night shot and severely wounded Miss Onisofie Owei, a journalist with the African Independent Television (AIT) in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.

NDLEA operatives arrest suspected armed robbers, recover arms

The police in Bayelsa State alongside operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency have arrested two suspected armed robbers in the state.

Ten robbery suspects escape from police cell

Ten suspects on Monday escaped from a cell of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Bayelsa State Police Command in Yenagoa, the state capital.

Police arraign ex-President Jonathan’s nephew for shooting man at festival

The police in Bayelsa State have dragged Mr. Oguanisi Akpufu, a nephew to former President Goodluck Jonathan, to the Magistrate’s court at Kolo in Ogbia Local Government Area of the state.


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Arab lawmakers ejected after interrupting Mike Pence’s speech in Israel’s parliament – reports

Arab members of the Knesset, who were interrupting U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s speech in Israel’s parliament, have been ushered from the building, local media reported on Monday.

Court orders CBN, 3 other banks to disclose ABU’s credit balance

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Governor Dankwambo’s 2015 campaign chief Saidu Kumo quits PDP

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Police parade mother of four for impersonating Aisha Buhari

The Police Command of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja has paraded a suspected female fraudster, Aisha Muhammed Bello, for impersonating the Office of the Firt Lady.

Barcelona midfielder Rafinha to join Inter Milan on loan – father

Rafinha's father has confirmed the Barcelona midfielder is set to join Inter Milan on loan until the end of the season.

Aberdeen moss Derek McInnes hails Chidiebere Nwakali’s performance in friendly

Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes has expressed satisfaction with Nigerian midfielder Chidiebere Nwakali’s performance in training since joining the Scottish Premier league club on loan from Manchester City.

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange ‘a nuisance’ to Ecuador – President Moreno

Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno has described WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange as an “inherited problem” that has created “more than a nuisance” for his government.

Benue killings: Miyetti Allah rejects VP Yemi Osinbajo-led panel

The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MACBAN, has rejected Vice President Yemi Osinbajo-led panel that should find lasting solution to clashes between herders and their host communities mainly in Benue and Taraba.