Bayelsa Guber: Former Deputy Governor Dumps PDP

A former deputy governor of Bayelsa state, Peremobowei Ebebi has resigned his membership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of November 16 gubernatorial election in the state. Ebebi, who also served as a two-term speaker of the state Assembly in a letter dated October 11,2019 and addressed to his Ward 3 of Ekeremor local…

Bayelsa Guber: Militants Sue For Peaceful Poll

Ahead of November 16 gubernatorial election in Bayelsa state, a militant group that calls itself 21st Century of Niger Delta and Agitators with Conscience has pleaded on Bayelsans to eschew violence and vote for credible candidate. The group in a statement issued on Sunday by its leader, one “General” Izon Ebi, called on the federal…

Melaye Reacts As Appeal Court Sacks Him From Senate

The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye has reacted to Friday’s Appeal Court judgement that nullified his victory at the 2019 National Assembly election. In a short statement issued via his Twitter account, Melaye thanked God despite the unfavourable judgement. He called on his supporters to remain law abiding….

Bayelsa Guber Poll: Oshiomhole Blasts Dickson Over Lyon’s Terrorist Tag

National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has condemned what he described as the use of gutter language by the governor of Bayelsa state, Seriake Dickson ahead of November 16 gubernatorial election in the state. Oshiomhole who spoke in Abuja on Thursday at a meeting with APC stakeholders from Bayelsa…

Bayelsa Guber Poll: Alaibe Says He Will not Give Up Until Justice is Done

A former Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Timi Alaibe has assured his supporters that he is on course to reclaim his stolen mandate. Alaibe, who dragged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to Court over the conduct of the Bayelsa state governorship primary election in a statement issued on Monday titled, ‘My…

Tribunal Sacks PDP Rep

The National Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal sitting in Owerri on Wednesday,  sacked the member representing Isiala Mbano/Onuimo/Okigwe Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Obinna Onwubuariri. Delivering judgement on the petition filed by princess Miriam Onuoha of the All Progressives Congress (APC) challenging the declaration of Onwuabuariri of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) by the…