Why We Visited Jonathan- APC Leaders

Leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa, said they visited former President Goodluck Jonathan  after Saturday’s governorship elections in recognition of his  position as the father and leader of the state. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Minister of State for Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, led APC leaders including governor-elect David…

Bayelsa Guber: APC Has no Candidate, Ozekhome Explains High Court Judgement

A human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome has said Tuesday’s judgement of a Federal High Court in Abuja that disqualified the Deputy governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the November 16 gubernatorial election, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo meant that the party has no governorship candidate. Ozekhome in his reaction to the judgement said the constitution…

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 : 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…

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…