Bandits attack church, kill pregnant woman, husband, two others in Bayelsa

Azikoro village in the Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, was totally mystified as gunmen killed four persons, including a pregnant woman and her husband on Wednesday. The gunmen were said to have also attacked a church, set some buildings ablaze and vandalised some vehicles. A resident of the […]

COVID-19: Gov. Diri directs task force to unseal churches in Bayelsa

Gov. Douye Diri of Bayelsa has directed the State Task Force on COVID-19 to unseal worship centres that ran foul of measures imposed by the state government to prevent the spread of coronavirus in the state. The governor gave the directive in Yenagoa on Thursday during a meeting with religious […]

Certificate Controversy: Rivers State University Clears Bayelsa Deputy Governor

Rivers State University (RSU) on Wednesday told the Bayesla State Governorship election tribunal sitting in Abuja that the state deputy governor, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo graduated from the institution in 1996/1997 academic session. The confirmation came on the heels of a petition filed by a candidate of the Liberation Movement (LM) […]

Mutilated certificate: Tribunal orders Bayelsa D/Governor’s appearance Thursday

The Bayelsa State Governorship Election Tribunal has ordered that the state’s Deputy Governor, Senator Lawrence Oborawharievwo Ewhrudjakpo appears before it on Thursday to produce the original copy of his disputed certificate. The tribunal’s order is in furtherance of a subpoena earlier issued on Ewhrudjakpo to appear and produce the original […]

COVID-19: Living Faith Church, five others sealed for breaching protocols

Living Faith Church, Igbogene, Salvation Victory Centre, Igbogene, Shalom International Christian Centre, along Tombia-Amassoma road, Great Grace Distinguished Assembly, Okutukutu, Brotherhood of the Cross and Star, Opolo and Hebrews International Church, Ayama road, were on Sunday sealed by the Bayelsa state government for breaching coronavirus protocols in the state. The […]

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