The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the November 16 Governorship election in Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri, at the weekend called for more marriages between Igbos and Bayelsans.
Elders and traditional rulers of Bayelsa East Senatorial District of Bayelsa State have said that the permanent solution to end sea piracy, kidnapping and new militancy in the region is the take-off of the Brass Liquefied Natural Gas Project (Brass LNG). The elders, made up of two local government councils of Brass and Nembe, said… Continue reading Brass LNG Project Will End Militancy Permanently, Say Bayelsa Elders
The link between the Igbo people and the people of Bayelsa State certainly got closer in the presidency of Goodluck Jonathan, their son, whom the Igbo people supported so much during and after his rise to the presidency. It was Dora Akunyili, an Igbo Amazon of blessed memory that moved mountains to make sure that… Continue reading The killing of Igbo businessmen in Bayelsa must stop