Posts Tagged ‘Bayelsa State’

Bayelsa: Gov Diri reveals how Adeboye told him he would recover his mandate

by Seun Adeuyion March 8, 2020
“I visited the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, during his election travails,” Governor Duoye Diri of Bayelsa State has said. Diri said this on Friday at the church’s international headquarters along the Lagos-Ibadan expressway during the ‘Testimony Session’ at the church’s monthly meeting. “I contested in the governorship […]

Gov Diri says he needs 3 months to appoint commissioners

by Seun Adeuyion March 1, 2020
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri says it will take him about three months to appoint people into the state executive council. He also announced that he had donated the N40m awarded by the Supreme Court to him and his deputy, Mr Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, to the church to promote the work of God. A statement by […]


by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 26, 2020
In Bayelsa case, The APC applications at the Supreme Court lacked merit and failed to point out errors on the judgement. The case of forgery against David Lyon’s deputy was re-established by the court’s ruling an indication that the forgery was actually committed by the Deputy. The Supreme Court as the apex court has decided […]

Update: Bayelsa Supreme Court Review, Bants and Facts

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 26, 2020
Today as expected has been filled with intrigues and touching moments at the Bayelsa Governorship Supreme Court review. It was reportedly gathered that there was no representative of the PDP NWC at the court. Fire cracker as Justice Ngwuta just openly told Wole Olanipekun that he only buying time because he wants to speak for […]

Bayelsa Supreme Court Review: Update on proceedings

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 26, 2020
At the Supreme Court, Abuja venue for the review of Bayesla state Governorship disqualification judgement. Various party delegations and legal representation has arrived. Amongst them are Chief Afe Babalola SAN, The Bayelsa State Governor, Diri. APC National Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, The Supreme judges at this time filed into the Chamber led by Justice Ngwuta and […]

APC relying on “unorthodox means to snatch” Bayelsa gov’ship seat from the PDP ~ Secondus

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 23, 2020
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that the All Progressive Congress (APC) is now relying on clandestine moves to snatch Bayelsa State Governorship seat from its candidate, Douye Diri. National Chairman of the PDP, Prince Uche Secondus made the allegation in a statement on Saturday, while cautioning the APC against heating up the polity […]