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CP: Bayelsa security outfit withdrawn without my knowledge

The frosty relationship between the Bayelsa State Government and the police deepened on Monday following the withdrawal of the state security outfit, Operation Doo-Akpor, by the government.

Three shot as protesters, security operatives clash in Bayelsa varsity

Three persons were on Tuesday feared killed following a clash between security operatives and kinsmen of late former Governor Diepreye Alamiyeiseigha in Amassoma, Southern Ijaw, Bayelsa State.

Payroll fraud: No going back on civil service reforms – Bayelsa government

The Bayelsa State Government said on Friday that there was no going back on the current reforms to rid the state of suspected payroll fraudsters in the civil service in the state.

Bayelsa government honours Samson SIasia, others

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, on Thursday expressed commitment to continually utilise sports as a veritable tool to productively engage the youth towards developing their talents.

Bayelsa government warns youth against cultism

The Bayelsa State Government has warned youth who indulge in cultism and other nefarious activities to desist forthwith or face the wrath of the Anti-Cultism Law of the state.

Bayelsa govt denies raising school fees

Registrars and bursars of state-owned tertiary institutions in Bayelsa State have said that the leadership of the six tertiary institutions have not increased schools fees.

NSCDC redeploys Bayelsa commandant amid accolades

The authorities of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps have redeployed the Bayelsa State Commandant, Mr. Desmond Agu, to Makurdi, Benue State.

Bayelsa urges police to apprehend killers of cattle dealers

The Bayelsa Government has called on the Police and other security agencies to apprehend the killers of a prominent cattle dealer, Alhaji Jibril Abdulkarim, and three of his aides.

Bayelsa govt condemns killing of cattle merchant

The Bayelsa State Government on Sunday condemned the killing of a prominent cattle dealer, Alhaji Jibril Abdulkarim, and three of his aides with a call on security agencies to apprehend the perpetrators without delay.

Bayelsa moves against 4204 payroll fraudsters, others

The Bayelsa State Government, yesterday, started moves to implement reforms in the state’s civil service.

NULGE, MHWUN direct workers to shut secretariats, health facilities in Bayelsa

The Joint Councils, Bayelsa State chapters of the National Union of Local Government Employees and the Medical and Health Workers of Nigeria, are set for a showdown with the state government over an alleged plan to sack some of their workers.

Governor Seriake Dickson stops salaries of suspected payroll fraudsters

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr. Seriake Dickson, has made its first practical move against the payroll syndicate in the state.

University of Africa would be model as a world-class varsity – Governor Dickson

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has said no stone would be left unturned in making the University of Africa a model varsity of world-class standard from course content/lecturers and state of the art infrastructure.

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Maurizio Sarri picks over the bones as confusion reigns at Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri was left picking over the bones of Chelsea’s FA Cup exit against Manchester United on Tuesday as the odds shortened on him.

Nigerian Army uncovers plan to attack polling centres in four states

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said it had uncovered plans by suspected hired thugs to attack polling centres in some unnamed states in the Niger Delta.

INEC accredits CODER to monitor 2019 elections

The Coalition of Democrats for Electoral Reform (CODER) has been granted accreditation by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to monitor the 2019 Presidential, National Assembly, Governorship and State Assembly elections.