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Governor Dickson pledges to build more housing units to decongest Yenagoa

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Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson has assured workers on the timely completion of the ongoing low-cost housing units in Ayama and Agbura in Southern Ijaw Local Government and Yenagoa Local Government Areas of the state. He said on completion, the projects will decongest Yenagoa, the state capital and as well afford low-income earners the opportunity to own affordable ...

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Yenagoa community demands road construction in a protest against Agip Oil

Agip oil

Residents of Ikarama community in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State have embarked on a peaceful protest to request the Nigerian Agip Oil Company to construct a two-kilometer access road to its oilfields in the area. Hundreds of community members, who sang solidarity songs and danced around the riverside settlement, made the demand during an advocacy rally at Ikarama ...

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FERMA engages 200 youths in the reconstruction of Yenagoa-Oloibiri Road

200 youths engage in construction work

The Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) has engaged over 200 youths in Bayelsa state to carry out repair works on the failed portion of the six kilometers Yenagoa-Immiringi-Oloibiri road. Head of FERMA Bayelsa Field office, Ayoola Bolaji, an engineer who disclosed during an inspection of the road said the youths were sourced from the communities located along the roads. According ...

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FRSC provides road maintenance job for 200 unemployed youths

FRSC provides road maintenance job for 200 unemployed youths

The Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) in Bayelsa, on Thursday, said it had provided job(s) for no fewer than 200 unemployed youths in road maintenance. Mr Bolaji Ayoola, the FERMA Road Maintenance Engineer in the state, made this disclosure to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Yenagoa after inspecting some of the ongoing road projects in Bayelsa. He explained ...

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250 schools shut down in Bayelsa due to bad infrastructure

250 schools shut down in Bayelsa due to bad infrastructure

Over 250 private primary and secondary schools in Bayelsa State will soon be shut down for compromising standards, the state government said yesterday. The government noted that its officials had gone round the state and discovered that the children in the state were not getting quality learning, vowing to ensure that all such schools are stopped from operating. The Commissioner for ...

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Bayelsa government opens up riverside community

Would you take an opportunity to live as a tenant in Lekki over owning your house in Mushin

According to Vanguard, a massive multi-million housing project is under construction at Anyama-Ijaw in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area, Bayelsa State, an area that some years back, could only be accessed by river and a foot path in the thickset mangrove forest. Things are taking shape in the hitherto rustic community, which now boasts of a smooth tarred road linking ...

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