Bayelsa

Bayelsa

(bəˈyɛlsə)
n
(Placename) a state of Nigeria, on the Niger river delta on the Gulf of Guinea. Capital: Yenagoa. Pop: 1 703 358 (2006). Area: 10 773 sq km (4159 sq miles)
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He said that the ultimate aim of the sinister plot is to rob Bayelsa State of its right to produce the substantive managing director of the commission.
The Cross River Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Dr Frankland Briyai on Thursday resigned his appointment with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to join the Bayelsa State governorship race.
The Campaign Organisation of Chief Timi Alaibe, governorship aspirant for the forthcoming Peoples Democratic Party's primaries in Bayelsa, has named Mr Peremobowei Ebebi, as its Director General (DG).
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has cautioned former President Goodluck Jonathan to stop making misguided comments on activities of its chapter in Bayelsa ahead of the state governorship poll scheduled for November 16.
Bayelsa State Governor, Hon Seriake Dickson has promised to publish an audited account of his eight years stewardship in line with his administration's policy of accountability and transparency.
The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday said it would partner with Bayelsa to strengthen the state's education system.