Posts by: Sayelba Times

Oloibiri Oil Discovery: The Story Untold — By Prof Teddy Adias

…while this story of the discovery of crude oil in commercial quantity in Oloibiri seemed well placed at the time, for political and...

REPORT OF SURVEY ON THE BAYELSA STATE GOVERNMENT’S DEMOLITION OF STRUCTURES AT TOMBIA MARKET, YENAGOA

BACKGROUND On the 17th of May, 2020 the Bayelsa State Government carried out what it referred to as the demolition of “illegal...

A Second Open Letter to the Occupant of Creek Haven; Douye Diri – 100 Days in Office — By Inetsol Eyal Oru

Let me make this clear, if my brothers and sisters have to be gutted open and fed to vultures just so you or any other person ascends on...

Gov Diri’s Urban Renewal Policy Will Curb Criminality in Bayelsa — UN Peace Ambassador

Commend Governor calls for standardization of neighbourhood market A United Nations Peace Ambassador, Arc Miebi Bribena has hailed the...

Bayelsa State Zoning Politics and Strategy SILGA in Focus — By Sunny Joseph Soroh

Southern Ijaw Local Government Area (SILGA) is the largest Local Council in Bayelsa State in terms of size and arguably competes with...

THROWBACK: Understanding Fortune God’sSon Alfred

AN OPEN LETTER TO EBI BRISIBE & ALL WHO THINK I HATE THE GOVERNMENTS OF BAYELSA STATE – By Fortune God’sSon Alfred   Dear Ebi...

An Open Letter To Gov Douye Diri: The Unprecedented, Unrestrained Influx of Northerners into Indigenous Ijaw Homelands and Communities — By Dortimi Tawari

May 16th, 2020 His Excellency, Senator Douye Diri Government House Yenagoa, Bayelsa State Your Excellency, THE UNPRECEDENTED, UNRESTRAINED...

Amaechi Is So Cold About It — By Yinka Odumakin

Majority of our politicians today are in politics just because it is about the only crime you do without consequence. It is just a wonder...

Reflections on the Boro Day celebrations — By Fortune Alfred

Today, it is cool to be associated with Boro and his struggle. But was Boro, as well as all he stood for, received warmly during his life...

COVID-19: Bayelsa Discharges Two Patients

State Has Only One Active Case Two patients that earlier tested positive for COVID-19 in Bayelsa State have been discharged on Saturday....