bayelsa state news

  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Policemen Detained As N40m Gets Stolen In Bayelsa Govt House – Naijaloaded

    According to The Nation, about N40million has been stolen from the office of the Deputy Chief of Staff to the Bayelsa State Government House, Yenagoa, Mrs. Ebizi Ndiomu-Brown. It was gathered that about seven policemen and operatives of the Nigeria Security … Read more via Naijaloaded –...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics PDP condemns Jonathan’s role in Bayelsa Election –

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Elders Forum has denounced the alleged role of former President Goodluck Jonathan in the November 16, 2019 governorship election in Bayelsa State. In a statement in Yenagoa, the state capital, the forum’s Chairman Chief Benson Odoko said the action of the...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson Inaugurates 41-Member Transition Committee – Nairaland

    Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa on Tuesday inaugurated a 41-member Transition Committee in readiness for the inauguration of the incoming administration in the state..... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Jonathan Will Be Punished For Working Against PDP In Bayelsa State – PDP Threatens – Naijaloaded

    After the All Progressives Congress (APC) ended the 20-year reign of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa, a founding member of the PDP, Aminu Yakudima, has called on the party’s leadership to sanction those who worked against its interests..... Read more via Naijaloaded –...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC, Oshiomhole commend Jonathan over Bayelsa Polls – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The All Progressives Congress, APC, Monday commended former President Goodluck Jonathan for his disposition on the outcome of the November 16 governorship elections in Bayelsa State, saying that the former President was delighted with it. The APC Governorship candidate in the election, David...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Go to court, Buhari tells losers of Bayelsa, Kogi polls – The Guardian Nigeria News

    President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday urged persons dissatisfied with the outcome of the governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi states to seek redress in court. Governor Yahaya Bello who sought re-election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC).... Read more via The...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Gov. Dickson made victory for APC much easier ― Minister – Vanguard News

    The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr Timipreye Sylva has `thanked’ Gov. Serike Dickson of Bayelsa for making it much easier for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), David Lyon, to win the Nov. … Read more via Vanguard News –
  8. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘I am a father to all Bayelsans’ – Jonathan says during APC leaders visit – P.M. News

    Leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa, said they visited former President Goodluck Jonathan after Saturday’s governorship elections in recognition of his position as the father and leader of the state.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria...
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    Politics Dickson-Jonathan ‘face-off’, Southern Ijaw factor — five reasons APC defeated PDP in Bayelsa - The Cable

    Since 1999 the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has held power in Bayelsa state. But the dominoes fell after Saturday’s governorship election in which the All Progressives Congress (APC) clinched victory. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared David Lyon, candidate of the...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Bayelsa Decides: How Keyamo reacted as INEC declares Lyon winner – Daily Post Nigeria

    The Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo (SAN), has congratulated the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief David Lyon The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC has declared Lyon winner of the 2019 gubernatorial elections in Bayelsa State. ... Read more...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari congratulates Bayelsa Governor-elect David Lyon – P.M. News

    President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Bayelsa state governor-elect David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Lyon shocked his PDP challenger Senator Douye Diri, by winning the governorship election on Saturday by a large margin, in a state hitherto a stronghold of the PDP, …...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC defeats PDP in Bayelsa with over 200k votes – Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria

    The APC polled 352,552 while PDP got 143,170 votes, leaving a margin of 209,382. The All Progressives Congress (APC) has ended 20 years of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) administration in Bayelsa with over 200,000 votes. The party’s candidate, David Lyon secured the highest number of votes …...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Profile of the incoming Bayelsa state governor David Lyon –

    David Lyon, governorship candidate of the All progressives Congress (APC), has successfully challenged and finally broken the two-decade-old dominance of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on the politics of Bayelsa state. Lyon emerged winner of the governorship election in the oil-rich-state...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Opinion: “Jonathan Taught Dickson A Lesson” – Nairaland

    For those who didn’t follow the buildup to the Bayelsa elections. Dickson disrespected GEJ and the Bayelsa elders. They had settled on Alaibe as a consensus candidate to replace Dickson. Dickson who Jonathan brought out of obscure House of Reps and made Governor disrespected GEJ and PEJ and...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics #BayelsaDecides: APC Leads PDP, Others In 12 Polling Units – Tori News

    The All Progressives Congress is surprisingly cruising to victory at the Bayelsa gubernatorial race. Results from Saturday’s governorship election in Bayelsa state seen.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics APC leads in a tight race in Bayelsa – P.M. News

    The All Progressives Congress, APC, is leading in the governorship election held in Bayelsa State on Saturday. Results from four local governments announced so far showed that the APC is leading with a narrow margin. In Nembe Local Government Area, … Read more via P.M. News –...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics BayelseaDecides: APC In Early Lead – Information Nigeria

    The collation of result from the Bayelsa gubernatorial poll has begun with the major opposition party in the state, All Progressive Congress, steaming into an early lead against the ruling Peoples Democratic Party(PDP)..... Read more via Information Nigeria – Get More...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Dickson Calls For Cancellation Of Election In Nembe, Southern Ijaw (Video) – Information Nigeria

    Governor Seriake Dickson has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to cancel the election in parts of the state where the exercise was characterised by brigandage, hijacking of electoral materials and personnel. The governor made this statement after he voted in his...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics UPDATE! INEC Cancels Election In Bayelsa Community Over Violence – Naijaloaded

    Voting has been cancelled in Ologi (Ward 03) of Ogbia Local Government Area (LGA), a senior electoral official has said, following a violent incident that included “seizing” of an electoral official.... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics Bayelsa Election: Dickson Accuses Security Agencies Of Conniving With APC – Naijaloaded

    The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson has accused security agencies of conniving with the All Progressives Congress to rig the state governorship election..... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Political News