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 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…

Bayelsa Assembly : Dickson Congratulates New Speaker

Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has endorsed the election of a new Speaker for Bayelsa House of Assembly which took place under chaotic  circumstances on Monday. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that there was heavy shooting at the Bayelsa House of Assembly during a session of the assembly when hundreds of youths stormed the…

Isenah Speaks on Impeachment

Tonye Isenah, Speaker of Bayelsa House of Assembly has dismissed the report of his impeachment. He insisted that he remained the speaker of the assembly on Monday in Yenagoa. The plenay on Monday witnessed gunshots at the Bayelsa House of Assembly by some youths that stormed the assembly complex in Yenagoa. Isenah, however,  adjourned the…

Gunmen Storm Bayelsa Assembly as Speaker, Isenah is Impeached

Gunmen on Monday stormed the Bayelsa state House of Assembly complex following an attempt to Impeach the Speaker, Mr. Tonye Isenah. Trouble allegedly began when some members of the Assembly initiated impeachment proceedings against Isenah who is expected to resign today to pave way for Mr. Monday Obolo representing the Southern Ijaw Constituency 2 refused…