Bayelsa raises alarm over worsening security situation

…blames opposition leaders for recent upsurge in crime …says it will challenge moves to truncate peace in the State The Bayelsa State Executive Council has condemned in strong terms the worsening security situation in the state, occasioned by the frequent change of Police Commissioners. The State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso-Markson stated this […]

2019: Why I withdrew from Bayelsa Senatorial race – Murray-Bruce

The Senator representing the Bayelsa East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce, has said he voluntarily withdrew from the race for the Senatorial District to respect existing zoning arrangement. Bruce announced his withdrawal from the Senatorial contest in a letter dated October 2, 2018, addressed to the State Chairman of the Peoples […]

Flood disaster looms in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa State Government has established some dedicated call lines to enable residents in the state report cases of high-water level in their areas that could lead to flooding. The mobile numbers are 08025814636, 08110413567 and 09037582261. The development is coming on the heels of the alert issued by the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NHSA), that nine states including […]