Edo 2020: OBASEKI, SHAIBU HOSTED TO VICTORY DINNER IN BAYELSA

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, his Deputy Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu and members of the state Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Campaign Council led by the Chairman, Chief Dan Orbih, have been hosted to a victory dinner in Yenagoa, capital of Bayelsa State to celebrate the party’s victory in Saturday’s gubernatorial election in Edo. Obaseki who attributed the party’s victory to God and the … Continue reading Edo 2020: OBASEKI, SHAIBU HOSTED TO VICTORY DINNER IN BAYELSA

Bayelsa Guber Verdict: I HAVE INSTRUCTED MY LAWYERS TO APPEAL TRIBUNAL RULING – Gov. Diri

Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has said he will appeal Monday’s ruling of the state election petition tribunal sitting in Abuja and has consequently instructed his lawyers to file the necessary papers. Daniel Alabrah, Acting Chief Press Secretary to the Bayelsa Governor, disclosed in a press release, issued on August 17, 2020, that Governor Diri, who spoke shortly after the tribunal ruled that the … Continue reading Bayelsa Guber Verdict: I HAVE INSTRUCTED MY LAWYERS TO APPEAL TRIBUNAL RULING – Gov. Diri

SUPREME COURT VERDICT, TRIUMPH OF DEMOCRACY – Gov. Diri

Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has described the verdict of the Supreme Court as the triumph of democracy. A statement by Daniel Alabrah, Acting Chief Press Secretary to the Bayelsa State Governor, disclosed that Governor Diri spoke to journalists in Abuja on Tuesday, July 14, shortly after the apex court dismissed the appeal filed by Chief Ndutimi Alaibe against his victory at the September … Continue reading SUPREME COURT VERDICT, TRIUMPH OF DEMOCRACY – Gov. Diri

Certificate Saga: PETITIONER WITHDRAWS INVITATION ON SIGHTING BAYELSA D/GOVERNOR

PETITION MEANT TO MALIGN ME – Ewhrudjakpo It was an anti-climax on Thursday, June 4, 2020, before the Bayelsa State Governorship Election Tribunal in Abuja as a petitioner suddenly changed his mind at the presence of the state’s Deputy Governor, Senator Lawrence Oborawharievwo Ewhrudjakpo, whom he requested as a witness. The tribunal had issued a subpoena on Ewhrudjakpo at the instance of the candidate of … Continue reading Certificate Saga: PETITIONER WITHDRAWS INVITATION ON SIGHTING BAYELSA D/GOVERNOR

Covid-19 Update: GOV. DIRI EXTENDS PRESIDENTIAL DIRECTIVES FOR TWO WEEKS, AS JONATHAN, DICKSON, OONI OF IFE DONATE TO STATE

A medical doctor has tested positive for COVID-19 in Bayelsa State, bringing the number of active cases in the state to two. Governor Douye Diri announced the new confirmed case on Tuesday, 19th May, during a meeting of the Covid-19 Taskforce, which he chairs, at the Government House, Yenagoa. A press release by his Acting Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Daniel Alabrah, quoted the governor as … Continue reading Covid-19 Update: GOV. DIRI EXTENDS PRESIDENTIAL DIRECTIVES FOR TWO WEEKS, AS JONATHAN, DICKSON, OONI OF IFE DONATE TO STATE

BAYELSA INTERCEPTS TWO BUSLOAD OF ALMAJIRIS

The Bayelsa State government and security operatives on Monday intercepted and sent back another two buses carrying no fewer than 17 Quranic education pupils, more popularly known as “Almajiri” at the Glory Land entry point into Yenagoa, the state capital. Freston Akpor, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Information and Orientation and also a member of the state’s Covid-19 Taskforce, said that in quick … Continue reading BAYELSA INTERCEPTS TWO BUSLOAD OF ALMAJIRIS

WHY I’M STAYING AWAY FROM PARTISAN POLITICS – Jonathan

*** GOV. DIRI INAUGURATES BAYELSA PDP EXCO Former Nigerian President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has explained why he has reduced his political activities since he quit power in 2015, saying his foundation was responsible. A report by Mr. Daniel Alabrah, Acting Chief Press Secretary to the Bayelsa State Governor, disclosed that the former leader gave the explanation on Sunday, 10th May, 2020, in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, … Continue reading WHY I’M STAYING AWAY FROM PARTISAN POLITICS – Jonathan