Bayelsa is a state in southern Nigeria in the core Niger Delta region, between Delta State and Rivers State. Its capital is Yenagoa. The four main languages spoken are Izon, Nembe, Epie-Atissa, and Ogbia. Like the rest of Nigeria, English is the official language. The state was formed in 1996 from part of Rivers State and is thus one of the newest states of the Nigerian federation.
Area (km2): 21,110
Population: 1,998,349
POINT (6.333333 5.033333)


Factors Affecting the Teaching and Learning of Biology in Kolokuma/Opokuma Local Government Area, Bayelsa State, Nigeria

This study investigated and described the status and quality of biology teaching and learning in Kolokuma/Opokuma Local Government Area of Bayelsa...

Managing the Challenges and Prospects of the New Teacher in Contemporary Nigeria

A nation that is aspiring for greatness, self-sufficiency, political and economic emancipation cannot afford running away from effective system...

Analysis of Students’ Performance in Junior Secondary School Mathematics Examination in Bayelsa State of Nigeria

Mathematics is the bedrock of all science and technologically based subjects. The poor performance of students in mathematics tests has become a...

Gender Issues in Basic Education and National Development in Nigeria

Research has shown that education is one of the most effective development investments countries can make. Adequate investments in education...

Private Sector Participation and Development of Secondary Schools in Bayelsa State, Nigeria

This study examined the private sector participation in Education and the development of secondary schools education in Bayelsa State. Three...


Joy-Telu Hamilton-Ekeke's research experience has been wonderful though stressful and very tedious. It actually started in Britain in 2005 while she was doing her doctoral program. She had the first six of her publications in Britain before returning to Nigeria in 2010. Ever since Joy-Telu has...Read more