Posts Tagged ‘Bayelsa’

BREAKING| Gov Diri defeats Alaibe

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 10, 2020
Justice Tijjani Ringim of Fed. High Court, Owerri, has dismissed the suit filed by Timi Alaibe challenging the nomination of Bayelsa State Governor, Diri Douye as the PDP candidate in the Nov 16 polls. More details shortly…

Gov Diri says those who left Bayelsa PDP will return soon

by Seun Adeuyion March 9, 2020
Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State, has said thousands of members of the Peoples Democratic Party who defected to the All Progressives Congress before the November 16, 2019 governorship poll will soon return to the PDP. Diri spoke at his Sampou-Kalama ward 6 in the Kolokuma-Opokuma Local Government Area after participating in the PDP ward […]

Inspector nabbed for killing spouse in Bayelsa

by Seun Adeuyion March 7, 2020
Bayelsa State Police Command have arrested one Inspector Tuddy Warebayigha for allegedly shooting his wife, Charity Tuddy, dead “over marital misunderstanding.” According to a statement by the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Asinim Butswat, the incident happened on February 24, 2020 at Sampou in the Kolokuma-Opokuma Local Government Area of the state. Butswat […]

Sylva raises the alarm over Sacked Bayelsa dep gov-elect plot to commit suicide

by Seun Adeuyion March 3, 2020
The Deputy Governor-elect whose certificate scandal cost the All Progressives Congress the Bayelsa State governorship seat, is on the verge of committing suicide, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva has said. Sylva stated this on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme on Monday, monitored by BreakingTimes. The governor-elect, David Lyon; and the deputy governor-elect, Senator Biobarakuma […]

Bayelsa: I did no wrong in judgement review — Lyon’s lawyer

by Seun Adeuyion March 2, 2020
Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN), head of the legal team of the All Progressives Congress Governor-elect in Bayelsa State, Chief David Lyon, has said he did no wrong by asking for review of the judgement earlier delivered against the party. Olanipekun, who said he would speak about the judgement review sought at the Supreme Court at […]

BAYELSA: S’Court ruling may be seen as judgement without justice — Lyon

by Seun Adeuyion February 27, 2020
David Lyon, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November election in Bayelsa state, says the supreme court ruling on the exercise may be seen as judgement without justice. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared him winner of the election but the apex court sacked him on the grounds that […]