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Gunmen abduct former Bayelsa governor, Sylva’s uncle

Gunmen abduct former Bayelsa governor, Sylva’s uncle

by S’ola Filani Some unknown gunmen have abducted former Bayelsa State governor, Chief Timipre Sylva’s uncle, Chief Benson Ayerite Adigio-Eseni ,at his Okpoama resident in Brass Local Government Area of the  state, at 2...

Terrible: 16-year-old girl raped to death in Bayelsa

Terrible: 16-year-old girl raped to death in Bayelsa

by Oge Okonkwo A 23-year-old man is currently in police detention over an alleged  rape which led to the death of a 16-year-old girl in Oporoma community in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. According...

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Tragedy: Fire kills 5-year-old girl in Bayelsa

by ‘Jola Sotubo A night time inferno in Ogbogoro, a riverside community near Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, has claimed the life of a little girl. Princess, 5, died in the fire which was...

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JTF destroys 2 illegal refineries in Bayelsa

by Adeola Balogun The war against illegal refining of crude oil is heating up as the Niger Delta section of the Joint Task Force has said that it has destroyed two illegal oil refineries...