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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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PVC stops Katsina Speaker from voting in bye-election

The Speaker of Katsina State House of Assembly, Abubakar Kusada, could not vote during Saturday bye-election for the Ingawa/Kusada/Kankia Federal House of Representatives due to his lack of a Permanent Voters Card.
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Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles didn’t want to take too many risks against South Africa

Coach Gernot Rohr has said the Super Eagles played to beat South Africa today but at the same time they did not want to take too many risks.

2019: Centre cautions politicians against campaigns of deceit, violence

The African United Journalism Awareness Centre, a pro-Journalism and Democracy Non-Government Organisation, on Saturday cautioned politicians to eschew campaign of lies and violence in the interest of the nation.

Audu Ogbeh: Agric mechanization will help feed our growing population

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has said farm mechanization is capable of feeding the nation’s growing population.

Facebook asked to protect users in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka’s largest political party Saturday asked Facebook to protect the identity of its supporters, fearing a crackdown by what it called the “illegal” government.