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Government blames drug abuse for incessant killings in Yenagoa

Government blames drug abuse for incessant killings in Yenagoa

Security November 16, 2018 at 2:36 pm 0 comments

THE government of Bayelsa State, Yesterday, said the abuse of hard drugs by youths is responsible for the recent increase in cases of armed robbery and killing across Yenagoa, the State Capital of Bayelsa State.
While condoling with the family of a

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Bayelsa Workers To Receive Part Payment Of Salary Arrears

Bayelsa Workers To Receive Part Payment Of Salary Arrears

News November 3, 2018 at 1:51 pm 0 comments

Seriake Dickson, Governor of Bayelsa State, has directed the payment of two months out of the outstanding three months salary arrears owed to workers in the state.
Pensioners will also receive four months of their seven months pension arrears.
In a statement on Thursday, Maxwell Ebibai, Commissioner for Finance, said

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3 killed as APC, PDP thugs clash in Bayelsa

3 killed as APC, PDP thugs clash in Bayelsa

News August 21, 2018 at 7:59 am 0 comments

THREE persons were, yesterday, feared dead following a clash between thugs loyal to All Progressives Congress, APC, and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.
However, authorities of the state Police Command said one person was killed in the clash.
Meanwhile, some PDP supporters claimed

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Killings: Bayelsa CLO calls for the removal of service chiefs

Killings: Bayelsa CLO calls for the removal of service chiefs

News July 2, 2018 at 2:15 pm 0 comments

THE Bayelsa state branch of the Civil Liberties Organisation, CLO, has called for the removal of the service chiefs and a total overhauling of the nation’s security apparatus following the indiscriminate killings in parts of the country by suspected herdsmen.
CLO in a press statement issued in Yenagoa by its

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Governor Yahaya Bello

Salary Backlog: Kogi, Benue, Bayelsa Lead Defaulters

Investigation November 8, 2017 at 8:25 am 0 comments

BESIDES working at blue-chip companies, banks, the oil and gas sector, the civil service was one place a lot of people gravitated to in the distant past because it was where they literally got a meal ticket to a guaranteed future with prompt payment of salaries, pensions and gratuities at

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Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson

Bayelsa Govt Speaks: We’re Not The Most Indebted To Workers

News November 6, 2017 at 3:03 pm 0 comments

The Bayelsa Government on Monday dismissed its classification by the Nigerian Labour Congress as one of the states with highest indebtedness to workforce.
NLC President, Ayuba Wabba had, during the weekend, listed Bayelsa as the third state with the highest salary backlog.
The NLC president listed the other states as Benue, Kogi,

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