News - Bayelsa Govt

Bayelsa Govt. Urges Fed. Govt To Show More Commitment To Science And Technology

1 month ago /
Science and Tech 

To build a more viable and sustainable science and technology base, the federal government must stop paying lip service and encourage the setting up of research institutes to enhance manpower development in the sector.

Bayelsa Govt. Makes Case For Indigenous Engineers

3 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria can make appreciable progress in sustainable national development if local production is encouraged.

Bayelsa Govt. Reacts To Flood Alert

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State Government says the Federal Government and the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, should as a matter of urgency redeem pledges made during previous flood disasters to enable the state set up modalities to ameliorate the sufferings of the people when the flood sets in 2019.

 

Bayelsa Govt. House Photographer Succumbs To Gunshot Wounds

4 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa Government House photographer, Reginald Dei, who was shot by men in Army uniform in Oweikorogha, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State during the last presidential and National Assembly elections, has died.

Flood: Bayelsa Govt Appeals For Help

9 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa state government wants the national emergency management agency, NEMA, to speed up its plans, particularly the provision of shelter for those affected by flood in the state.

Argentina Rejects Abortion

11 months ago /
International News 

Argentina's senate has rejected a bill which would have legalised abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy.

Onu Stresses Importance Of Science, Technology To National Development

11 months ago /
Science and Tech 

The importance of Science, Technology and innovation to nation building and development, has again been emphasized at the Federal Ministry of science and technology’s north-central sensitization of agencies in Abuja on Thursday.

Medical And Dental Consultants To Partner Bayelsa Govt.

11 months ago /
Health 

The Bayelsa state government has tasked the Medical and Dental Consultants' Association of Nigeria to come up with policies that will enhance better health care delivery in the country.

Bayelsa Govt Releases Over N5bn To Pay Workers’ Salaries

1 year ago /
Nation 

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has authorized the release of N5.6 Billion Paris Club Debt funds salary arrears owed workers during the peak of the biting economic recession in the country in 2016. A statement signed by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Media Relations, Mr. Fidelis Soriwei, stated...

Bayelsa Govt Inaugurates Land Allocation Committee

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Governor of Bayelsa State,  Seriake Dickson, has inaugurated a 10-member Land Use and Allocation Committee, with a declaration that henceforth, the government would be responsible for the provision and sale of land to members of the public for private, commercial and industrial purposes. Governor Dickson said the move is to check the...

Bayelsa Govt Challenges Parents On Sound Education

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Governor of Bayelsa‎ State, Seriake Dickson, has called on parents in the state to take advantage of the robust policies of his administration in the education sector and ensure their children obtain sound education. The governor made the call in Yenagoa, while inaugurating an eight member State Universal Basic Education...

Bayelsa Govt. Urges Residents To Receive Osibanjo Warmly

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State Government has issued a statement saying it is looking forward to receiving the Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbanjo, when he visits the state, as part of his tour to some states in the Niger Delta region. The government statement released in Yenagoa on Thursday, urged residents in...

Bayelsa Govt. To Spend N3bn On Cars

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa House of Assembly has approved a N3 billion loan request from the State government to purchase cars for legislators and other political office holders. The Speaker of the House, Mr Kombowei Benson, who confirmed this to newsmen on Thursday in Yenagoa, said that the decision was taken at a...

Bayelsa Govt. Wages War Against Absentee Workers

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State Government has announced a number of stern measures, including outright dismissal of any of its workers who would be found culpable of absenteeism, truancy, payroll fraud and other sharp practices that are inimical to the public service rules. While issuing the stern measure, the government said it had...