Bayelsa Deputy Gov. Breaks Silence, Denies Presenting Forged NYSC Certificate
The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, has said he did not present a forged certificate of exemption of the National Youth Service Corps to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to aid his qualification. He explained that NYSC made a spelling error on…
APC, PDP React To Supreme Court Ruling On Bayelsa
The Bayelsa Chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, has expressed shock over Supreme Court ruling nullifying the election of David Lyon as the Governor-elect for the State on Thursday. The Supreme Court had ruled that Lyon’s Deputy Ereminyor submitted forged documents which disqualified the joint…
Bayelsa/Kogi Polls: Fayose Warns INEC
Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has lamented over the conduct of Kogi and Bayelsa State Governorship elections. The election in both states were marred by violence, ballot box snatching. Recall that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, declared 30 of its Ad hoc…
Bayelsa Poll: Journalists Rescued As Boat Capsizes
A boat conveying journalists across flooded parts of Sampou community on Nun River in Kolokuma Opokuma local government area of Bayelsa state capsized on Saturday. The boat was carrying four journalists covering the governorship election. They were returning from a polling station when the incident…
Bayelsa Poll: Jonathan’s Kinsmen Celebrate PDP’s Defeat
Kinsmen of former President, Goodluck Jonathan, in Kolo, Ogbia Local Government Area trooped out to celebrate the defeat of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Ward 9. They took over the road leading to Ogbia Town immediately the results of the 13 units in Ward…
Report: There Are High Chances Of APC Wining Bayelsa Governorship Poll
The Centre for Democracy and Development, CDD, said that there is a high chance of the All Progressives Congress, APC, wresting power from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, during the Bayelsa State Governorship poll.The PDP has produced three Governors in the State since the return…
Bayelsa Poll: Mrs Jonathan Endorses APC Governorship Candidate
Eunice, the mother of former President Goodluck Jonathan, has endorsed Chief David Lyon, the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the November 16 election in Bayelsa State. The mother of the former President granted her blessings to Lyon in Otuoke, her community…
Bayelsa Poll: Jonathan Endorses PDP Governorship Candidate
Former President , Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, has endorsed the Bayelsa Governorship Candidate Senator Duoye Diri. This occurred at a meeting brokered by peace Committee led by party Chieftain Bala Mohammed. An invitation has been extended to all PDP faithful and friends to Bayelsa for the…
Oshiomhole Plotting Soldiers’ Deployment To Rig Bayelsa Poll — PDP
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa has condemned what it termed as ‘miserable fabrication’ by National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, alleging that the PDP-led government in the state is stockpiling arms to execute the November 16 governorship election….
Bayelsa 2019: APC Accuses Gov Dickson Of Plot To Disrupt Election
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused Balyesa State governor, Seriake Dickson of plans to disrupt the forthcoming governorship election in the state. The party therefore, called on security agencies to prevent a breakdown of law and order in the state. The Deputy National Publicity…
APC Fixes Anambra Governorship Forms At N22.5m, Announces Date For Primaries
Medaner said that the party would start the sales of expression of interest and nomination forms for the election at the party’s national secretariat from April 15 to June 8.
Gov. Akeredolu Renews Fight With Former Deputy, Calls Police To Retrieve Vehicles
To this end, the Governor has enlisted the help of the state Commissioner of Police, CP Bolaji Salami, to recover the vehicles.
Kanu’s Trial Adjourned, New Date Fixed
In June, Nnamdi Kanu was arrested and extradited to Nigeria to face trial. He was remanded in DSS custody after he was re-arraigned before the judge.
Buhari Travels To London For Education Summit, Medical Checkup
Thereafter, he will spend a few days undergoing a previously scheduled medical check-up.