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Bayelsa State

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Bayelsa is a state in southern Nigeria in the core Niger Delta region, between Delta State and Rivers State. [1]

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Akassa

Akassa is a settlement at the southernmost tip of Nigeria in Bayelsa State where the Nun River estuary meets the Atlantic Ocean.

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Alfred Diete-Spiff

Alfred Papapreye Diete-Spiff was the first Military Governor of Rivers State, Nigeria after it was created from part of the old Eastern Region, Nigeria.

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Black-eyed pea

The black-eyed pea, black-eyed bean or goat pea, a legume, is a subspecies of the cowpea, grown around the world for its medium-sized, edible bean.

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Brass, Nigeria

Brass is a Local Government Area in Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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Canadians

Canadians (Canadiens / Canadiennes) are people identified with the country of Canada.

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Dan Etete

Dan Etete (born 26 January 1945) is a former Nigerian Minister of Petroleum.

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Daniel Igali

Baraladei Daniel Igali (born February 3, 1974 in Eniwari, Bayelsa State, Nigeria) is a Canadian freestyler wrestler who is an Olympic gold medalist.

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Delta State

Delta or Delta State is an oil and agricultural producing state of Nigeria, situated in the region known as the South-South geo-political zone with a population of 4,112,445 (males: 2,069,309; females: 2,043,136).

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Diepreye Alamieyeseigha

Diepreye Solomon Peter Alamieyeseigha ("DSP") (16 November 1952 – 10 October 2015) was a Nigerian politician who was Governor of Bayelsa State in Nigeria from 29 May 1999 to 9 December 2005.

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Diezani Alison-Madueke

Diezani K. Alison-Madueke (born 6 December 1960) is a Nigerian politician and the first female President of OPEC.

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Edmund Daukoru

Edmund Maduabebe Daukoru (born 13 October 1943) is a former Nigerian Minister of State for Energy and was Secretary General of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in 2006.

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Edumanom Forest Reserve

The Edumanom Forest Reserve is an area in the Niger Delta region of southeast Nigeria that is home to some of the last chimpanzees in Nigeria.

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Ekeremor

Ekeremor is one of the eight local government areas (LGAs) in Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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Ernest Ikoli

Ernest Sissei Ikoli (1893–1960) was a Nigerian politician, nationalist and pioneering journalist.

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Europe

Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.

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Finidi George

Finidi George (born 15 April 1971 in Port Harcourt) is a Nigerian retired footballer who played as a right winger.

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Gabriel Okara

Gabriel Imomotimi Okara (born 24 April 1921) is a Nigerian poet and novelist who was born in Bumoundi in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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Geopolitical zones of Nigeria

The six geopolitical zones of Nigeria is a major division in modern Nigeria, created during the regime of president General Sani Abacha.

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Goodluck Jonathan

Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Jonathan (born 20 November 1957)Lawson Heyford,, The Source (Lagos), 11 December 2006.

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Henry Dickson

Seriake Henry Dickson (born 28 January 1966) is a Nigerian politician.

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Human capital flight

Human capital flight refers to the emigration of individuals who have received advanced training at home.

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Ijaw languages

The Ijaw languages, also spelt Ịjọ, are the languages spoken by the Ijaw people in southern Nigeria.

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Isaac Adaka Boro

Major Isaac Jasper Adaka Boro (September 10, 1938 – May 9, 1968), fondly called "Boro", was a Nigerian nationalist, Ijaw, and soldier.

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Journalist

A journalist is a person who collects, writes, or distributes news or other current information to the public.

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Kaiama

Kaiama is a Local Government Area and town in Kwara State, Nigeria.

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Kolokuma/Opokuma

Kolokuma/Opokuma is a Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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List of capitals of states of Nigeria

The following is a list of Nigerian State capitals.

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List of Governors of Bayelsa State

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List of Nigerian states by area

The following table presents a listing of Nigeria's 36 states ranked in order of their surface area.

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List of Nigerian states by date of statehood

The following table presents a listing of Nigeria's states and the dates of their creation.

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List of Nigerian states by GDP

The following table presents a listing of Nigeria's 36 states ranked in order of their total GDP in 2010.

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List of Nigerian states by population

The following table presents a listing of Nigeria's 36 states ranked in order of their total population based on preliminary 2006 Census figures.

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List of Nigerian states' nicknames

The following table presents a listing of Nigerian states' nicknames.

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Local government areas of Nigeria

Nigeria has 774 local government areas (LGAs).

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Melford Okilo

Melford Obiene Okilo (30 November 1933 – 5 July 2008) had a long and distinguished career as a politician in Nigeria from the start of independence in 1960 until shortly before his death in 2008.

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Natural gas

Natural gas is a naturally occurring hydrocarbon gas mixture consisting primarily of methane, but commonly including varying amounts of other higher alkanes, and sometimes a small percentage of carbon dioxide, nitrogen, hydrogen sulfide, or helium.

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Nembe

Nembe is a Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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Niger Delta

The Niger Delta is the delta of the Niger River sitting directly on the Gulf of Guinea on the Atlantic Ocean in Nigeria.

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Niger Delta University

Niger Delta University (NDU) is in Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State in Nigeria is a Bayelsa state government funded university.

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Nigeria

Nigeria, officially the Federal Republic of Nigeria is a federal republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north.

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Nigerian Civil War

The Nigerian Civil War, commonly known as the Biafran War (6 July 1967 – 15 January 1970), was a war fought between the government of Nigeria and the secessionist state of Biafra.

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North America

North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere; it is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas.

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Novelist

A novelist is an author or writer of novels, though often novelists also write in other genres of both fiction and non-fiction.

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Ogbia

Ogbia is a Local Government Area of Bayelsa State in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria.

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Ogbia language

Ogbia (AgBeya or Abaya) is the most popular language of the Central Delta languages of Nigeria, with over a quarter million speakers.

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Olympic Games

The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions.

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People's Democratic Party (Nigeria)

The People's Democratic Party (PDP) is a major contemporary political party in Nigeria.

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Petroleum

Petroleum is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geological formations beneath the Earth's surface.

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Poet

A poet is a person who creates poetry.

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President of Nigeria

The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is the head of state and head of the national executive of Nigeria.

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Resistance movement

A resistance movement is an organized effort by some portion of the civil population of a country to withstand the legally established government or an occupying power and to disrupt civil order and stability.

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Rivers State

Rivers State, also known simply as Rivers, is one of the 36 states of Nigeria.

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Sagbama

Sagbama is a Local Government Area in Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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Samson Siasia

Samson Siasia (born 14 August 1967) is a Nigerian former football striker and the former head coach of the Nigerian Men's National football team (also known by their nickname The Super Eagles) from 2010 to October 2011.

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Southeast Ijo

Southeast Ijo is an Ijaw language spoken in southern Nigeria.

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Southern Ijaw

Southern Ijaw is a Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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States of Nigeria

A Nigerian State is a federated political entity, which shares sovereignty with the Federal Government of Nigeria, There are 36 States in Nigeria, which are bound together by a federal agreement.

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Timaya

Enitimi Alfred Odom (born 15 August 1980), better known by his stage name Timaya, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter.

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Timi Dakolo

Timi Dakolo (born; January 20, 1981) is a Nigerian singer.

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Timipre Sylva

Timipre Sylva (born July 7, 1964) was the Governor of Bayelsa State in southern Nigeria.

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Twon-Brass

Twon-Brass, previously known simply as Brass or Brasstown is a community on Brass Island in the Nun River estuary of Southern Bayelsa State, Nigeria, in the Brass Local Government Area.

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Wrestling

Wrestling is a combat sport involving grappling type techniques such as clinch fighting, throws and takedowns, joint locks, pins and other grappling holds.

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Yenagoa

Yenagoa is a Local Government Area in Bayelsa State, Nigeria.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bayelsa_State

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