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Bayelsa govt explains reduction of councils wage bill

Bayelsa State Government has said that the reduction of the wage bill of the eight local government areas from N1.389 bn to N945 million in December 2017, has freed more funds for the councils to embark on rural and infrastructural development projects with direct impact on the people at the grassroots.

Bayelsa govt okays proposed public sector reforms

The Bayelsa State Executive Council (SEC), on Wednesday, resolved to go ahead with its public sector reforms, not minding some sponsored protest and opposition against it.

Unpaid salaries: Bayelsa LGAs, health workers suspend three-month strike

Health workers and local government employees in Bayelsa State have suspended their three-month strike on Thursday.

Bayelsa SSG Dokubo-Spiff steps aside

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, yesterday, announced the formal disengagement of the Secretary to the State Government, HRH Chief Serena Dokubo-Spiff, to enable him return to his private legal practice.

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