Bayelsa Govt Has Not Taken Loan For The Past Two Years -Information Commissioner

Bayelsa Govt Has Not Taken Loan For Over Two years Now-Information Commissioner   By Elizabeth Vincent,   Bayelsa State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso Markeson, has said that the state government it is not making any effort to obtain new loans. In a statement on Monday the commissioner said, “Bayelsa state government had not taken any major loan in over two and a half years and would not present any fresh budget to the House of Assembly for the year 2020. According to him, the 2019 budget would…

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GOVERNOR DICKSON REACTS TO APC WINNING

  By Elizabeth Vincent   YENEGOA -The Governor of Bayelsa State his excellency Hon Henry Serike Dickson has reacted to the claim that APC is the winner  of the Saturday election ,he called on the independent national electoral  commission (INEC) to declare the party candidate of PDP Douye Diri. His excellency who made the statement at the world press briefing held at Government House Yenagoa said the result monitored by his party in the eight local government areas showed clear indication that APC did not win. According to him, There…

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Bayelsa Elections: PDM Guber Candidate Harps On Violence Free Election.

  By Victor Bieni YENAGOA- The Governorship Candidate of Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM) in Bayelsa State, Chief Atali Kasamana Wayman has called for a violence free elections in the forthcoming November 16th, 2019 Governorship election in Bayelsa State. PDM Guber Candidate made this assertion recently in Yanagoa, Bayelsa State capital while fielding questions from newsmen during the Stakeholders summit organized by the Management of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), held in the State for all Guber candidates of different political parties for the Bayelsa elections. Chief Atali therefore appealed to…

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Gov Dickson Seriake Swear-In New BYSIEC Chairman

-By Elizabeth Vincent, The Bayelsa State Governor, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson,  tasked the newly sworn-in Chairman of the Bayelsa State Independent Electoral Commission, BYSIEC, Hon. Ball Oyarede, to carry out his responsibilities with firmness and integrity. The Governor charged the new BYSIEC boss to ensure that the success and high standard of the commission was maintained through the conduct of credible, free and fair elections. A statement by the Special Adviser to the governor on Media Relations, Mr. Fidelis Soriwei, quoted him as having said this  shortly after the…

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Residents of Gbanraun kingdom Decry Poor State Of Living Condition, High Mortality Rate

….Demands for the release of 3.6bn reclamation and shore protection contract domicile into the national ecological fund account, Federal Ministry of Environment 38-yrs after  …No health centre, road, schools, pipe-borne water, electricity, network services  Residents of Gbanraun kingdom in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, has decried the poor state of living conditions, high mortality rates following the federal ministry of environment neglect to complete Gbanraun reclamation and shore protection works phase1 which should have commenced since 1980. Fieldingquestions from journalists, Chairman Gbanraun Kingdom, Comr. Ombalamo Callman, stated…

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Bayelsa Dep Governor Decries Misleading Reports About Bayelsa, South -South Region

By Elizabeth Joseph, Bayelsa State Deputy Governor, Rear Admiral Gboribiogha John-Jonah, (Rtd) has decried the unwarranted and misleading reports about the South-South geo-political zone and Bayelsa state in particular, saying it is a deliberate distortion of the facts. Rear Admiral John-Jonah stated this when he played host to the 23rd batch of 20 Student Officers, including 2 directing staff of the Foreign Affairs Academy, Lagos, during a cocktail party in their honour at the Golden Castle Tulip Hotel, Yenagoa. He stressed that, the people of the region which mainly produce…

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Bad Leadership Cause Of Niger Delta Under-Development – Mulade

Comrade Sheriff Mulade, an environmental activist, yesterday stated that infrastructural decay and high rate of poverty in the oil rich Niger Delta region of Nigeria was as a result of bad leadership. Muldae who made this known during an interactive session with journalists in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, drew the Federal government’s attention to economic, environmental, communal and leadership crises rocking the region, which, according to him, have thrown the Niger Delta into a web of conflicting interests. He urged government to consider the setting up of a sustainable and comprehensive…

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Gbanraun 2019: Woman, 86 Gets New Set Of Teeths, 53 Students Awarded Scholarship

..as monarch tagged program as God sent By Joel Grandball & Omamuzo Efidhere,   Elohim Ministries International Inc, USA, in collaboration with Ekuogbe Akpodiete Foundation has improved the quality of life of an octogenarian, by giving her a new set teeths . Egu Sieowei Yefrighe who had just seven teeths left with two on the verge of pulling off was ecstatic, saying “I have been living on non-solid food for years and could not chew anymore.  “I have lost hope of chewing anything again and did not even know that my…

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Bayelsa Communities Laud Elohim Ministries Int’l Inc Over Free Medical Treatment

By Joel Grandball & Omamuzo Efidhere,  The people of Gbanraun communities and it’s environs in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, have lauded the gesture of Elohim Ministries International Incorporated, USA, and the Ekuogbe Akpodiete Foundation over the free medical treatment and award of scholarship to indigents of the communities. They disclosed that the coming of Elohim Ministries International, Inc, to the communities will be a lasting legacy that would be remembered for over time in history of Gbanraun kingdom in Bayelsa State. Elohim Ministries International,Inc, a nonprofit…

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