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…

Bayelsa Guber: Alaibe Has Not Withdrawn Court Case – Lawyer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Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Timi Alaibe has reacted to rumours making the rounds in Bayelsa state that he has withdrawn the suit he instituted against the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate,Senator Douye Diri over the outcome of the governorship primaries following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…

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…

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: ‘Dickson is in a Confused State’, Lawmaker Slams Governor

The member representing Nembe/Brass Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Israel Sunny-Goli has flayed the Bayelsa state Governor, Seriake Dickson over comments he made during a media interview where he accused multinational oil company, Agip of outsourcing terrorism to the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the November 16 gubernatorial election in…