Bayelsa: Lyon Breaks Silence

Sacked Governor-elect of Bayelsa, David Lyon has reacted to last Thursday’s Supreme Court judgement which declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Douye Diri winner of the November 16 gubernatorial election. In his first statement since the apex court thwarted his dream to govern Bayelsa, Lyon denied allegations that he has been sponsoring…

Bayelsa Supreme Court ruling: Sylva Apologises to Major General Buhari & wife, that they had to cancel trip to Bayelsa at the last minute

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has called for calm following last week’s Supreme Court judgement that ousted the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 16, 2019 gubernatorial election, David Lyon. In a statement he personally signed on Sunday, the Minister while apologizing to president Muhammadu Buhari and…

PDP Reps Call For Arrest and Prosecution of Oshiomhole

The House of Representatives Peoples Democratic Party, PDP caucus has called for the immediate arrest and prosecution of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole for presenting unqualified candidate for the November 16, 2019 gubernatorial election in Bayelsa state. In a statement issued by the leader of the caucus, Kingsley Chinda,…