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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Bayelsa State Government Seeks United Kingdom (UK) Investments

The governor of Bayelsa State, His Excellency, Senator Douye Diri met with British Envoy, the United Kingdom’s High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mrs. Catriona Laing on Monday 21st June in Abuja, where he has promised that his administration would provide and guarantee the enabling environment for the United Kingdom Investments in the state.

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Bayelsa State Government Seeks United Kingdom (UK) Investments

FASHION-BEAUTY

Top 10 most fashionable State Governors in Nigeria as at 2021

10. Born on the 17th of December 1967, Abubakar Sani Bello is a Nigerian politician and the current executive Governor of Niger State. He has an incredible taste in fashion as he represents our number ten spot. 9. Born on the 10th of January 1966, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal is a Nigerian politician who serves as the executive Governor of sokoto state.

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Top 10 most fashionable State Governors in Nigeria as at 2021

ENTERTAINMENT

Nengi Blasts Broda Shaggi In New Comedy Skit

Beautiful Nengi Rebecca Hampson, a Big Brother Naija (BBN) Season 5 star has duet with popular skit comedian BrodaShaggi in a video where she featured as a local bread seller who is not ready to fall for the advances of her 'toaster'. Nengi a Senior Special Assistant(SSA) to the Governor of Bayelsa, Douye Diri played the role of Ada in a skit that lasted more than two minutes.

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Nengi Blasts Broda Shaggi In New Comedy Skit

ENTERTAINMENT

Nengi Looks Adorable In This Outfit She wore to BBNaija ‘Lockdown’ Reunion

The much anticipated Big Brother Naija ‘Lockdown’ Reunion Show kicked off on the 17th of June with most of the housemates showing up in beautiful outfits and looking their best. The host of the show, Ebuka Uchendu, looking lovely in a gold coloured suit, introduced the housemates one after the other while reeling out their achievements so far outside the house since the show ended.

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Nengi Looks Adorable In This Outfit She wore to BBNaija ‘Lockdown’ Reunion

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: There May Be No Elections In 2023 - AYCF, No Grazing Routes In Bayelsa - Diri

There May Be No Elections In 2023 - AYCF The President, Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF, Yerima Shettima, has expressed fear that the 2023 general elections may not be held in the country. Speaking to DAILY POST in Kaduna on Saturday, Yerima Shettima said there are indications that some people were behind the uprising in parts of the country and are against Nigeria’s unity.

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Today's Headlines: There May Be No Elections In 2023 - AYCF, No Grazing Routes In Bayelsa - Diri

POLITICS

Nigeria is due for Change - Governor Douye Diri.

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Governor Douye Diri, has stated that Nigeria as a country is in desperate need of change. According to Gov. Douye Diri, the change that Nigeria needs is not far off from the country. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has what it takes to bring the much-needed change.

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Nigeria is due for Change - Governor Douye Diri.

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: No Grazing Routes In Bayelsa - Diri, Lagos CP Assures Protesters Protection

Bayelsa State governor, Senator Douye Diri, has said the state will not resuscitate any grazing route in order to check herders/farmers clashes. This was said in reaction to the recent directive given by President Buhari for states to revive cattle grazing routes across the country, he said would not consider such an idea after prohibiting open grazing.

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Today's Headlines: No Grazing Routes In Bayelsa - Diri, Lagos CP Assures Protesters Protection

LIFESTYLE

Sen. Moses Cleopas Z was in Agudama-Ekpetiama Yesterday for their Okolede Yam Festival

Sen. Moses Cleopas Yesterday joined His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Bayelsa State, Sen. Douye Diri, and his amiable Deputy, Sen. Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, the Secretary to the State Government Hon. Friday Konbowei Benson, some members of the State Executive Council and the Ibenanawei of Ekpetiama Kingdom, King Bubaraye Dakolo to celebrate the Okolede Yam Festival of Agudama-Ekpetiama.

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Sen. Moses Cleopas Z was in Agudama-Ekpetiama Yesterday for their Okolede Yam Festival

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: "Tinubu Won't Survive The Heat In 2023" -Ayodele, FG To Slash Workers Salaries

Governor Diri Speaks Bayelsa Governor, Douye Diri, has cautioned against the politicisation of security issues, saying it is inimical to the corporate existence of any country.Diri stated this yesterday when he received the new Flag Officer Commanding, Central Naval Command, Rear Admiral Obi Egbuchulam and other senior officers of the Navy in Government House, Yenagoa.

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EDUCATION

Gov Wike deposit N5bn to infrastructure improvement at Law School, Yenagoa

Rivers Government has dedicated five billion naira to improvement of facilities on the Yenagoa campus of the Nigerian Law School. The state Gov. Nyesom Wike made the disclosure on the flag-off of creation of two hostel blocks and a 1,500-seat auditorium withinside the law college on Friday, The News Agency of Nigeria reviews that Bayelsa was created out of Rivers in 1996The governor stated he became encouraged by the affection for his people and training, including that the initiatives had been aimed toward addressing infrastructure deficit withinside the organization.

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Gov Wike deposit N5bn to infrastructure improvement at Law School, Yenagoa

SOCIETY

Bayelsa State Gov't impound 34 Cows, fines herders for violating the ban on open grazing

The Bayelsa State Livestock Management committee has impounded 34 cows for allegedly flouting the law banning open grazing of cows in the state The Chairman of Livestock Management committee (LMC) who's also commissioner for Agriculture, Mr. David Alagoa, said the Cows wer seized after they were seen around the Bayelsa Palm area in Yenagoa, the state capital

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Bayelsa State Gov't impound 34 Cows, fines herders for violating the ban on open grazing

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 34 Cows Seized In Bayelsa State For Violating Anti-Open Grazing Ban

34 cows gave been impounded by the Bayelsa State Livestock Management Committee over allegation of violating the law banning open grazing in the state. The impounding was done by the enforcement team led by the chairman Comrade Clever Inodu. According to Independent, David Alagoa who is the commissioner for agriculture in the state and also the chairman of the community confirmed that the cows were seized around the Bayelsa Palm area of Yenagoa, the state capital.

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Today's Headlines: 34 Cows Seized In Bayelsa State For Violating Anti-Open Grazing Ban

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: "We Are Not Part Of IPOB" -Wike, Buhari Condemns Killing Of 11 People In Benue

Governor Diri Speaks Bayelsa Governor, Douye Diri, has cautioned against the politicisation of security issues, saying it is inimical to the corporate existence of any country.Diri stated this yesterday when he received the new Flag Officer Commanding, Central Naval Command, Rear Admiral Obi Egbuchulam and other senior officers of the Navy in Government House, Yenagoa.

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RELIGION

Eid-Al-Fitr: Check Out Pictures As Muslims In Bayelsa Visit The Governor

As Muslim across the world marked the occasion of Eid-Al-Fitr with special prayers, the Muslim community in Bayelsa State was not left out.Led by Alhaji Yakubu Otobo, the leader of the Muslim community in Bayelsa State, a visit was paid to Douye Diri, the Governor of the state at the government house according to information posted on the Bayelsa Government New Media Facebook page.

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Eid-Al-Fitr: Check Out Pictures As Muslims In Bayelsa Visit The Governor

MILITARY

Photos As Gov. Douye Diri Welcomes The Flag Officer Commanding Central Naval Command

Gov.Diri welcomes the Flag Officer Commanding Central Naval Command and his team to Bayelsa State.The governor of Bayelsa State used to the occasion to charge the Flag Officer about Non-Politicization of Security.The governor of BayelsaState expressed his standa on security thus: "I will like to welcome you to your State Bayelsa, and knowing you, I know that you will fit into the security synergy that exist in the State, among the various security agencies.

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Photos As Gov. Douye Diri Welcomes The Flag Officer Commanding Central Naval Command

HEALTH

COVID-19 new wave: Bayelsa Imposes Curfew From 8pm-6am.

Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri has imposed a curfew from 8pm-6am as part of measures to prevent the spread of the surging trait of the new variant of COVID-19.This was made known in a statement on friday and signed by the commissioner for information, Orientation, and Strategy, Mr Ayibaina Dubai.

  1 months ago
COVID-19 new wave: Bayelsa Imposes Curfew From 8pm-6am.

POLITICS

Governor Douye Diri Celebrates Eid el Fitr With Bayelsa Muslim Community In Government House

Yesterday the Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri hosted the leadership and some members of the Muslim community in Bayelsa State at the government House, on the occasion of the Eid el Fitr celebration.The elated governor who had showed an uncommon leadership skill by carrying along every tribe, religion and people in his drive to make Bayelsa State a home for all well-meaning individuals, thought it wise to personally host the Muslim faithfuls, while charging them with this mandate:"Let me appreciate you for joining hands with the government and the natives of the state to keep the peace and mutual co-existence in the State.

  1 months ago
Governor Douye Diri Celebrates Eid el Fitr With Bayelsa Muslim Community In Government House

SOCIETY

Meet Female Councilor Who Used Money Meant For Her Official Cars To Build A Bridge In Bayelsa State

A Councilor in Bayelsa State has done something out of the ordinary by using her money to construct a bridge across two communities in her constituency.Her name is Honorable Onem Miracle Tyna and she is the Councilor of ward 2 in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa state.

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Meet Female Councilor Who Used Money Meant For Her Official Cars To Build A Bridge In Bayelsa State

POLITICS

PDP governors met together in Ibadan today for an important political issue- (See their discussion)

Governor Seyi Makinde received and host his PDP brother Governors; Governors Aminu Tambuwal, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, Samuel Ortom, Douye Diri and Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi  in Ibadan yesterday for a great party meeting that took place today monday 17th May, 2021.The objectives of their meeting is to discuss party issues as well as issues of national importance including security and economy.

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PDP governors met together in Ibadan today for an important political issue- (See their discussion)

HEALTH

To Prevent The Spread Of The Covid-19 Virus, Bayelsa State Declares Curfew

The Bayelsa government which is being ruled and controlled by the Governor of Bayelsa state, Senator Douye Diri,has announced the imposition of curfew as from 8pm to 6am, daily to prevent the spread of the new wave of coronavirus in the state.The commissioner for Information, Orientation and strategy,Chief Ayibaina Duba, announced the new development in a statement issued in Yenagoa on Friday.

  1 months ago
To Prevent The Spread Of The Covid-19 Virus, Bayelsa State Declares Curfew