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Rivers Crisis: Dickson Leads Bayelsa Delegation On Peace Mission

Rivers Crisis: Dickson Leads Bayelsa Delegation On Peace Mission

Sen. Henry Seriake Dickson, former Governor of Bayelsa State on Monday led a state delegation of royal majesties, highnesses and political leaders on a courtesy call themed on peace to Governor Siminalayi Fubara of Rivers…

Bayesal Guber: A’Court Fines Sylva ₦400,000

Bayesal Guber: A’Court Fines Sylva ₦400,000

Appeal Court sitting in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja on Tuesday fined the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State, Timipre Sylva, a total sum of ₦400,000. The Court judgment…

Court Fines Bayelsa Woman N500,000, Dismisses Suit Against Diri

Court Fines Bayelsa Woman N500,000, Dismisses Suit Against Diri

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Tuesday dismissed a suit seeking the disqualification of Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State and his deputy, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo. Justice Emeka Nwite, in a judgment, held that…

IPOB: Okuama Youths Not Responsible For Killing Of 16 Army Officers

IPOB: Okuama Youths Not Responsible For Killing Of 16 Army Officers

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has insisted that youths of the Okuama community in Delta State were not responsible for the killing of 16 Army officers and soldiers who were on a peacekeeping mission…

JUST-IN: Tinubu Makes Fresh Appointment

JUST-IN: Tinubu Makes Fresh Appointment

President Bola Tinubu has confirmed the appointment of Dr James Enimi Omietimi as Chief Medical Director of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, for an initial term of four (4) years. Ajuri Ngelale, the…

Shettima, Obasanjo, Jonathan, Govs Attend Diri’s Second-Term Inauguration

Shettima, Obasanjo, Jonathan, Govs Attend Diri’s Second-Term Inauguration

Senator Kadhim Shettima, the Vice President, on Wednesday, attended the swearing-in of Governor Douye Diri for a second term in Yenegoa, the capital of Bayelsa State. The Vice President arrived in the company of the…

Prepare Handover Notes, Diri Tells Cabinet Members

Prepare Handover Notes, Diri Tells Cabinet Members

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Douye Diri has directed his cabinet members of the state executive council to start preparing their handover notes ahead of his swearing-in for the second time in office. New Telegraph…

Bayelsa Guber: Eradiri Approaches Tribunal, Seeks Disqualification Of Diri, Sylva

Bayelsa Guber: Eradiri Approaches Tribunal, Seeks Disqualification Of Diri, Sylva

The Labour Party (LP) Governorship candidate in Bayelsa State, Engr. Udengs Eradiri has approached the tribunal seeking the disqualifications of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Senator Douye Diri, and his counterpart in the All…

Bayelsa: Tension As Diri’s Supporters Lay Siege To INEC Office

Bayelsa: Tension As Diri’s Supporters Lay Siege To INEC Office

There is currently tension in Bayelsa state over the results of Southern Ijaw and Brass local government areas. New Telegraph reports that Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had postponed the announcement of result on Sunday…

#BayelsaDecides2023: Finally, Voting Commences In Timipre Sylva’s Ward

#BayelsaDecides2023: Finally, Voting Commences In Timipre Sylva’s Ward

Voting has finally commenced in the polling unit of the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Timipre Sylva, after about three hours of delay in the ongoing Bayelsa State gubernatorial election. There…