Posts Tagged ‘Bayelsa Governorship Election’

BREAKING: Supreme Court dismisses Timi Alaibe’s Suit Challenging PDP Primaries That Produced Bayelsa’s Gov Diri

The Supreme Court has on Tuesday dismissed Timi Alaibe’s appeal, challenging the candidacy of Duoye Diri as the governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 2019 election in Bayelsa State. The appeal was dismissed on grounds that it was a pre-election matter. Alaibe had earlier lost a similar suit at the […]

INEC declares APC candidate winner of Bayelsa 2019 governorship election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Bayelsa State, David Lyon, winner of the state 2019 governorship election which held on Saturday November 16th. Faraday Orumwese, Vice Chancellor of the University of Benin and the returning officer in the election, announced this in the early hours of […]

Bayelsa 2019: HRH King AJ Turner Assures Governor Dickson Of PDP’s Victory In The Forth Coming Elections

The Governor of Bayelsa State, the Honorable Henry Seriake Dickson paid a surprise visit to his friend and political associate of over 16 years, His Royal Highness King AJ Turner, the Obigbo Mikimiki 1 of Opume Kingdom in Abuja on Monday. As the fence mending continues, the Governor and his friend met behind closed door […]

BAYELSA 2019: Game of Thrones? By Tamuno Ibinabo

Following the recent declaration by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of November 2, 2019 as date for the Bayelsa Governorship Election, the race for the next landlord of the ‘Creek Haven” Bayelsa State Government House, Yenagoa, is on the upward swing and fast gathering momentum. Bayelsa State as a microcosm of Nigeria is very significant […]

PDP Salutes The Courage And Gallantry Of Bayelsa People

January 11, 2015   Press Statement   PDP Salutes The Courage And Gallantry Of Bayelsa People ….Demands Inquest Into Killings The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party and indeed all lovers of democracy salute the people of Bayelsa State for standing against intimidation, rigging and violence to ensure that their will as a people […]

Ayo Fayose Hails Dickson’s Re-election, Slams APC For Scuttling Democracy

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State described the re-election of the Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, as a demonstration of the resolve of Bayelsa people to choose their own governor.  The Ekiti State Governor further described the People of Bayelsa as “worthy heroes of democracy that stood their ground against agents of darkness that were prepared to […]