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Ex-President Jonathan’s in-laws arrested for ‘stealing’ jewellery, valuables

Men of the Bayelsa State Police Command have arrested four in-laws of former President Goodluck Jonathan over alleged involvement in the illegal entry into his home in Otuoke community in Ogbia Local Government Area and carting away jewellery, custom made walking stick and other valuables worth over N.3billion.
President Goodluck Jonathan

Domestic workers, relatives loot ex-President Jonathan’s N.3 billion jewelries, other valuables

The police in Bayelsa State have commenced investigations into the looting of valuables including jewelries worth over N.3bn belonging to former President Goodluck Jonathan by his domestic workers and some relatives.

JAMB releases another 15,490 UTME results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has released another 15,490 results of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME.

Delta elections: Governor Okowa declared winner of gubernatorial poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Monday declared Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) winner of the 2019 governorship election in Delta.
Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections, has re-affirmed his commitment to restructuring if elected on Feb. 16.

Elections: Atiku Abubakar trounces President Buhari in Delta

Former vice president and presidential candidate of the PDP Atiku Abubakar has defeated incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari of the APC in Delta State.
Muhammadu Buhari

President Buhari vows to probe $16 billion power project

President Muhammadu Buhari says he will probe the spending of the $16 billion Independent Power Project executed by the administration of former President Olusegun Obasanjo.
President Muhammadu Buhari says since 1978 when he was named the minister of petroleum till date, he has not lost interest in the oil sector.

President Buhari promises infrastructural development in Bayelsa

President Mohammadu Buhari has promised that the Federal government would pay more attention to infrastructural development in Bayelsa State.

Waripamo-Owei Dudafa: I carried out ex-President Jonathan’s instructions on the alleged N1.6bn fraud

Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s ex-aide Dr. Waripamo-Owei Dudafa has urged the Federal High Court in Lagos to acquit him, stating that he was innocent of the N1.6 billion fraud charge filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

Soldiers kill two suspected robbers in Bayelsa

It was gathered that the robbers died during a gun duel with the soldiers who had traced the gang to a shop at Imiringi community where they were said to be robbing the owner at about 8pm, while others escaped.

Niger Delta people commend Agip on support for agriculture

The people of the Niger Delta region have commended Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) for its support to agriculture through its Green River Project (GRP).

Rotimi Amaechi: How Muhammadu Buhari stopped unnecessary borrowings for Nigeria’s rail projects

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Sunday said that in the course of executing the Warri-Itakpe Rail line, stations were built in the villages of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftains.
Kayode Fayemi Ekiti

Kayode Fayemi inaugurates new appointees

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Monday inaugurated four new members of the State Executive Council with a charge on them to immediately swing into action and offer their best to the people.
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Flood ravages Goodluck Jonathan’s hometown

Flood has taken over parts of Otuoke Community, hometown of former President Goodluck Jonathan in Bayelsa.

PDP aspirant, over 200 members dump party for APDA over alleged imposition

Over 200 members of the Bayelsa State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, including an aspirant from Ogbia, former president Goodluck Jonathan’s Local Government Area, LGA, have defected to the Advanced Peoples Democratic Party Alliance, APDA.

Flood submerges road to Goodluck Jonathan’s home town

Otuoke-Onuebum road in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa has been taken over by w, as vehicles now pass through Elebele road, a longer distance, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

Waripamo-Owei Dudafa: N1.6 billion linked to me was money donated ex-President Jonathan’s church

A former Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Domestic Affairs, Dr. Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, has said the N1.6 billion linked to him as proceeds of fraud by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission was money donated to Anglican Communion of Otuoke community in Bayelsa State.

NDDC to provide more facilities for NYSC in Niger Delta

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has promised to sustain its support for the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), especially in the area of providing facilities in the orientation camps in the Niger Delta region.

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar: Former Presdent Jonathan hero of democracy in Nigeria

A former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has described former President Goodluck Jonathan as a hero of democracy in Nigeria.

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