Bayelsa Guber: Alaibe Has Not Withdrawn Court Case – Lawyer

A former Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Timi Alaibe has reacted to rumours making the rounds in Bayelsa state that he has withdrawn the suit he instituted against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate,Senator Douye Diri over the outcome of the governorship primaries following pressures from leaders of Kolokuma/Opokuma…

Bayelsa Guber : Former Minister Drags APC to Court

A former Minister of State for Agriculture, Heineken Lokpobiri has dragged the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. David Lyon, and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to Federal High Court in Bayelsa over the outcome of the party’s gubernatorial primaries. Lokpobiri who contested the primaries told the court that he won the governorship primary having…

Obaseki Denies Plans to Leave APC, Slams Airhiavbere

Edo state Governor, Godwin Obaseki has debunked claims by a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Major General Charles Airhiavbere (rtd), that he is planning to dump the APC ahead of 2020 gubernatorial election in the state. Reacting to the claims by Airhiavbere, the Special Adviser on Media and Communication Strategy Crusoe Osagie…

Former Bayelsa Assembly Speaker Resigns One Week After He was Impeached

A former Speaker of the Bayelsa state House of Assembly, Tonye Isenah has tendered his resignation letter. Isenah’s letter which was dated September 30 was read on the floor of the Assembly by his successor , Monday Obolo during Monday’s plenary session. The former Speaker was impeached by 17 out of 24 members on September…

Abbo’s Actions Unfortunate, Adamawa Governor, Fintiri Replies Senator

Adamawa State Governor Ahmadu Fintiri has described as unfortunate, the barrage of attacks directed at his person by the Senator representing Adamawa North Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Ishaku Abbo. Fintiri in a statement issued by his Director General, Media and Communications, Solomon Kumanga said however,he does not intend to join issues with the…

APC Group Carpets Obaseki, Says He does not Deserve Second Term

The Edo People’s Movement (EPM) has told the governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki that he does not deserve to be re-elected for another term in office. The group in a statement issued by its leaders, Mr Samson Osagie, a former Minority Whip of the House of Representatives and a former Speaker of the state…

Third Term: PDP Cautions Cabal, APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has cautioned the cabal in the presidency and the All Progressives Congress (APC) against plots to push a third term in office for president Muhammadu Buhari. The party in a statement issued on Wednesday by its national publicity secretary, Kola Olongbondiyan said the plan is capable of destabilising the country….