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World Cancer Day: Health Commissioner Harps On Early Detection

The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Pabara Newton Igwele has harped on early detection of cancer as a way to overcome the disease. In a statement on Thursday, to mark the World Cancer Day themed, “I Am and I Will”, he noted that the theme is a reminder that we need to come tog...
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Second Wave of Covid-19: Bayelsa Health Commissioner Urges Residents To Keep Protocols To Avoid Lockdown

The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Pabara Newton Igwele has called on residents in the state to adhere to all COVID-19 preventive measures to reduce spread and avoid the possibility of another lockdown. He made this known on Saturday during a live radio broadcast on People’s 93.1 F...
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Bayelsa Health Commissioner Calls for More Partnership to Boost Health Care Delivery

The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Pabara Newton Igwele has called on government partners in the health sector to be more forward with information about their budget in order to give the state a clear picture of what they have to offer. He gave the charge on Tuesday during the Third Quar...
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Bayelsa State Commissioner for Health to Provide Better Working Conditions for Resident Doctors

The Bayelsa State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Pabara Newton Igwele has restated his drive to provide better working conditions for resident doctors in the state. He made this known on Thursday during the Annual General Meeting of the Association of Resident Doctors in Yenagoa, with the theme: &#822...
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Health Officials Move to Contain Suspected Cholera Outbreak in Bayelsa Community

Health officials of the Bayelsa State Ministry of Health, on Friday stormed Agobiri community in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state, following suspected cases of cholera. The health officials led by the State Epidemiologist, Dr. Bio Belu Abaye went along with relief materials as part o...
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