Governor Henry Seriake Dickson and family may have to continue in celebration as after many years of childlessness, his wife and First Lady of Bayelsa State, Dr. Rachael Dickson delivered of a quadruplet – a bouncing baby boy and three baby girls.
Adelove News gathered that the mother and children are doing very well.
Saint Mienpamo, Special Assistant on Research & Social Media to the Governor says the ”Governor’s joy knows no bound.”
The latest news has been tagged a double celebration as […]
Residents of Bayelsa State have been thrown into a state of panic as deadly cobras invade their communities.
Confusion and severe panic has taken over residents of Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital after deadly coB.ra snakes’ took over their area.
The Adelove News reports that the sudden appearances of the snakes have led some residents to flee their places of abode as the reptiles have kept on with their invasion following the consistent rainfalls and floods experienced in many parts of the […]
Troops of 2 Brigade Nigerian Army conducting field training exercise code named Operation Crocodile Smile, have destroyed 74 illegal refineries as well as several militants and kidnappers camps in various parts of Rivers and Bayelsa States using swan buggy and other specialised equipment.
Similarly, troops of 34 Field Artillery Brigade involved in field training exercise of Operation Crocodile Smile conducted raids on two major kidnappers’ camps belonging to “De-Well” and “De-Gbam” cultists groups in Umoubi and Umudike forests, both in Ohaji […]
Four soldiers that are part of the Operation Crocodile in the Niger Delta have drowned in a boat mishap in Bayelsa state today September 5th. The incident happened at about 10 am this morning along the Brass Water Front in Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa.
The riffles of the soldiers are currently missing. A resident of the community, Effa, who spoke with Leadership, said attempts by the youths in the community and other soldiers to rescue the soldiers failed as […]
The Bayelsa Government has said that the renovation of the Samson Siasia Stadium in Yenogoa, will be completed very soon.
Speaking in a statement, the Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Jonathan Obuebite, said the stadium will soon be ready for sporting activities.
He also commended the state governor, Seriake Dickson, for approving release of funds for contractors to return to the site and complete work.
Obuebite said: “The football pitch will be ready very soon to enable Bayelsa United Football Club of Yenagoa […]
An estranged husband has set ablaze his mother in-law in Bayelsa because his wife left his house.
The shocking incident happened at Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa state.
An eyewitness told newsmen in Isampou, that the young man allegedly burnt his mother-in-law to death while his brother-in-law who was also suffered severe burn, is still struggling for survival in the hospital.
It was gathered that his wife left their residence at Bomadi area of the LGA, saying that she does not want […]
According to reports, the Bayelsa governorship election tribunal sitting in Abuja has upheld the election of Seriake Dickson, incumbent governor of Bayelsa state.
Timipre Sylva of the All Progressives Congress (APC) had challenged the victory of Dickson after losing the governorship election last year.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared Dickson, winner of the election, announcing that he polled 134,998 votes to defeat Sylva, a former governor of the state, who scored 86,852 votes to place second.
Sylva had asked the tribunal […]
A shocking incident has nearly left the paramount ruler, Ibedaowei of Oluasiri clan Chiefson Awululu almost dead after deadly assassins attacked him in his home.
A paramount ruler in Bayelsa State has been left with deep machete wounds after suspected political assassins scaled the fence of his house and attacked him. The man who is the Ibedaowei of Oluasiri clan Chiefson Awululu was left for dead.
Melford Daumunabo Esinte posted what happened on his Facebook page. He wrote: “BREAKING NEWS: There was […]
The Senate has directed its Committee on Foreign Affairs to investigate alleged omission of Bayelsa State from the list of ambassadorial nominees.
The directive followed a Point of Order raised by Senator Emmanuel Paulker (PDP-Bayelsa Central) at plenary on Tuesday.
The lawmaker said his attention was drawn to the omission by his constituents, shortly after the list was read in the Senate on June 9.
Paulker described the omission as “a clear violation of the Constitution, which gave credence to federal character.
“Few days […]
James Onuh, a civil engineering graduate of University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, was a National Youth Service Corps member serving in Bayelsa State before he was brutally murdered by unknown gunmen alleged to be cultists in Obele, Yenagoa on June 4.
The gunmen allegedly attacked Onuh close to his place of residence and shot him. He was rushed to the Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa, where he
Niger Delta Avengers, the new militant group, that has claimed responsibility for a string of attacks on oil and gas installations in the Niger Delta, continued its disruption of Nigeria’s oil production with the bombing of more crude oil pipelines Thursday.
The group announced the latest attack via its Twitter handle on Thursday evening, saying it blew up “Ogboinbiri to Tebidaba and Clough Creek to Tebidaba crude oil pipelines in Bayelsa State.”
“At about 2:00am today @NDAvengers blew up the Ogboinbiri to […]