4 EX-GOVERNOR DICKSON’S AIDES MAKE DIRI’S 24-MEMBER CABINET

Daniels Igoni, Yenagoa Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State has sent the names of 24 commissioner-nominees to the state House of Assembly for confirmation as members of the state executive…

BAYELSA GOVERNOR YET TO FORM CABINET, AFTER 100 DAYS IN OFFICE

More than three months after inauguration as the governor of Bayelsa State, Douye Diri is yet to appoint commissioners. Gov. Diri marked his first hundred days in office yesterday after…

WILL BAYELSA AGAIN DUMP A GOVERNOR OVER DEPUTY’S QUESTIONABLE PAPERS

Emmanuel Okogba   Map of Bayelsa State Pastor Ebizimo Diriyai had a dream and told his friends. In his dream, he was inaugurated  Governor of Bayelsa. With faith in God,…

BAYELSA ELECTION PETITION TRIBUNAL ORDERS SUBSTITUTED SERVICE TO DIRI

The Bayelsa State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja on Tuesday ordered His Excellency, Douye Diri and his Deputy, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, who are the 3rd and 4th Respondents respectively…

ANXIETY IN BAYELSA AS SUPREME COURT REVIEWS ITS EARLIER RULING ON THE GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION PETITION

By Mike Odiegwu, Yenagoa Residents of Bayelsa State are anxiously waiting for the outcome of the review of the Supreme Court’s judgement that sacked Chief David Lyon and Senator Degi…

INEC DECLARES SENATORIAL SEATS OCCUPIED BY GOVERNOR DIRI, DEPUTY VACANT

The Independent National Electoral Commission has declared vacant two seats in the 9th Senate. At a meeting with the Resident Electoral Commissioners on Friday, INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmoud said bye-elections would be…

UNCERTAINTY OVER WHO WILL BE GOVERNOR IN BAYELSA TODAY AS DICKSON’S TEAM EXPIRES, SEE WHY

Governor-elect sacked for deputy’s forged certificates PDP candidate didn’t score 25% of lawful votes – Oshiomhole INEC to study judgment, awaits commission lawyers’ advice John Alechenu, John Ameh, Friday Olokor,…