Bayelsa State

March 19, 2021

Robbery and Kidnapping in Bayelsa State – March 14-20, 2021

  This edition of the weekly update spotlights violent criminality in the Niger Delta with a focus on sea robbery and kidnapping for ransom in Bayelsa […]
June 29, 2020

Renewed Cult Violence in Bayelsa State – June 21-27, 2020

  This weekly update highlights cult violence in the Niger Delta with a particular focus on violent clashes between rival cult gangs in Bayelsa State. Recent […]
May 15, 2020

Kidnapping in Bayelsa State | May 10-16, 2020

  Recent trends indicate a resurgence of kidnapping for ransom in Bayelsa state. Kidnapping is increasingly becoming frequent and geographically dispersed in the state. According to […]
October 10, 2019

Senate Pushes for Commencement of Oil and Gas Museum in Oloibiri

  The Nigerian Senate has urged the Federal Government to direct the Petroleum Technology Development Fund and concerned contractors to begin immediate construction of the oil, […]
July 17, 2019

42,000 school children in Bayelsa to benefit from Chevron programme

  At least 42,000 school children in Bayelsa State are to benefit from the mass de-worming programme organised by Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL). The programme designed […]
January 10, 2019

2019: INEC registers 914,501 voters in Bayelsa

  THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says that 914,501 voters have been registered in Bayelsa State for the 2019 elections. This, Vanguard recalled, is about […]
December 19, 2018

Chevron-powered Development Body Inaugurates N241M Projects in 8 Bayelsa Oil Communities

  It was celebration galore, weekend, for eight oil-bearing communities on the Atlantic fringe of Bayelsa State as KEFFES Rural Development Foundation, RDF, inaugurated 20 capital […]