Atiku Congratulates New Bayelsa Governor-Elect, Diri, Urges Supreme Court to Show Consistency in Judgements

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has congratulated the new Bayelsa state Governor-elect, Senator Douye Diri and the Deputy-GovernorLawrence Ewhrujakpor after Thursday’s Supreme Court judgement that upturned the victory of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), David Lyon. In a statement, the presidential candidate of the PDP in the 2019 general election said he…

Bayelsa: Supreme Court With the Final Say, As Apex Court Upturns APC’s Victory in Last Minute Ruling

The Supreme Court on Thursday nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon, and his running mate, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo. The apex court’s five-man panel led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued to the candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and issue…

APC Mocks ‘Clown’ Dickson

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday said the outgoing Governor, Seriake Dickson has blamed everyone, including public institutions, but himself for the loss of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) at the last Bayelsa governorship election. APC National Publicity Secretary, Lanre Issa-Onilu, in a statement, said “if Dickson should stand before the mirror, he would…