Gov. Wike Played Role In PDP Loss In Bayelsa — Dickson
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has described the recent utterances by the Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, against the revered Ijaw Monarch and Amayanabo of Kalabari, King Theophilus Princewill, and the Ijaw people in Rivers State as childish, unguarded and unbecoming of a…
Bayelsa Guber: APC Deputy Governorship Candidate Disqualified
A Federal High Court in Abuja has disqualified the All Progressives Congress, APC, Deputy Governorship candidate, Biobarakuma Degi from taking part in the Bayelsa State Governorship election in November. Justice Inyang Ekwo held that Mr. Degi supplied false information in support of his nomination. The…
69,282 Police Officers For Kogi, Bayelsa Polls- IGP
Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has said at least 69,282 personnel would be deployed to provide security during governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi States. He was reacting to the fear expressed by the chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu…
Bayelsa Poll: I Am Not Working For APC – Jonathan
Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has denied working for the All Progressives Congress, APC, ahead of the November 16 Governorship election in Bayelsa State. There have been speculations in the media in recent times indicating that the former President might be working against the interest of…
Bayelsa APC Suspends Chairman, Secretary, 10 Others
Less than one month to the November 16 governorship elections in Bayelsa State, the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state appears to have been hit by a new crisis. A faction loyal to the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, and immediate-past…
Gov. Dickson Sacks Female Aide
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has relieved the Special Adviser on Talent Development and Gender Education, Mrs. Helen Bob, of her appointment. Her dismissal was announced in a statement on Wednesday by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr. Fidelis Soriwei. Soriwei said…
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.
Dowen Student’s Death A Slap On Lagos Govt – Sanwo-Olu’s Wife
Speaking during an advocacy visit to some schools in furtherance of the ongoing 16 Days of activism against Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, the First Lady described the incident as unfortunate, saying never again should it reoccur in the state.
COVID Omicron Variant- Ban on African countries Unfair — Adesina
Dr Akinwumi Adesina, the President African Development Bank (AfDB) says the travel ban on some African countries over Omicron, the new COVID-19 variant is “very unfair, non-scientific and discriminatory”.