Posts Tagged ‘Bayelsa’

‘Review Bayelsa verdict’ — APC asks Supreme Court

by Seun Adeuyion February 21, 2020
The All Progressive Congress (APC) has filed an application before the supreme court, seeking reversal of the judgment which sacked David Lyon as winner of the Bayelsa governorship election. Exactly a week ago, the apex court affirmed the verdict of a federal high court which disqualified Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, Lyon’s running mate, for submitting forged credentials […]

Dickson: I left Bayelsa Govt House fulfilled

by Seun Adeuyion February 17, 2020
Former Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, said on Sunday he left the state Government House a fulfilled man. The ex-governor said in a statement issued by his Media Aide, Mr. Fidelis Soriwei, that he left the Government House in a blaze of glory despite the shocking array of political forces who turned against him. He […]

Supreme Court judgement: Sylva calls for calm in Bayelsa

by Seun Adeuyion February 17, 2020
Despite the Supreme Court judgement which upturned the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State, the Minister of State for Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, has urged the party supporters and people of the state to shun all acts of violence and lawlessness. Sylva, a former governor of the state and a chieftain […]