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Bayelsa State, is a major contributor to Nigeria’s oil and gas dominated economy. In addition to vast oil and gas reserves, Bayelsa is committed to diversifying its economy by attracting private investment across all sectors— in a business made easy environment.

Bayelsa offers the market in Nigeria, West Africa and the Gulf of Guinea thanks to its strategic location via the Atlantic Ocean to reach the larger sub region.

The Government has created a favorable climate for business and industrial ventures. Administrative and bureaucratic procedures have been greatly streamlined with policies and programmes that guarantee a free market economy.



Gross Domestic Product
$11.47 B


The government's unwavering support for agricultural initiatives, coupled with innovative farming techniques and access to modern technologies, beckons both seasoned agriculturists and aspiring farmers.

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In Bayelsa State, the government stands as an unwavering pillar of support for education, recognizing it as the cornerstone of progress and empowerment. Committed to fostering a vibrant educational landscape, the state allocates significant resources towards enhancing infrastructure, curriculum development,

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We invest in five corere industry sectors where we have substantial experience and deep local and international knowle Business & Financial Services; Heahcare; Indtustrial; Retail, Consumer & Leisure; Technology, Media & Telecom.

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Lands & Housing

The state boasts a diverse array of lands ripe for residential, commercial, and agricultural purposes. With a growing urban landscape and flourishing rural communities, Bayelsa presents a spectrum of opportunities for investors and homeowners alike.

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The Bayelsa State Government has placed the provision of power as one of its key priorities and has considered the utilization of Gas as a solution to the Energy needs of the state. A new Energy Master Plan and an

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Bayelsa State radiates a vibrant spirit of sportsmanship, fostering an environment where athletic prowess is celebrated and nurtured. With a deep-rooted commitment to sports development, the state has cultivated a rich tapestry of sporting talent across various disciplines.

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Welcome to the Agency

Created to showcase Bayelsa’s investment opportunities and to provide a virtual one stop shop to service the needs of investors and business persons interested in the opportunities offered by the State.

OPL240: An Invitation to the Gas Decade

OPL240 is located in shallow waters offshore with proven gas reserves of 240mbbls, recoverable reserves of 73mbbls and projected daily rate of production at initial startup being 10,000bbls/day

We are continually committed to a transparent and conducive
environment for businesses to grow and thrive.

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Selected Investors in Bayelsa

Bayelsa State is home to numerous businesses that chose the No. 1 state for Ease of Doing business in the South-south Nigeria.

With a focus on creating a conducive ecosystem, Bayelsa State is prepared to facilitate partnerships, streamline regulations, and invest in infrastructure, ensuring an environment where businesses can thrive and contribute to the region’s economic vitality.

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Stay updated on Bayelsa State's innovative strides towards fostering a thriving business environment! Join us as we explore initiatives aimed at streamlining regulations, enhancing infrastructure, and creating a conducive ecosystem for businesses to flourish in Bayelsa State.

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