INEC RELOCATES COLLATION OF RESULTS IN NEMBE AND SOUTHERN IJAW TO ITS STATE HEADQUARTERS

The Independent National Electoral Commission has relocated the collation of results of Bayelsa State governorship election in Nembe, Southern Ijaw Local Government Areas to its headquarters in Yenagoa under heavy security. One of INEC’s collation officers for Nembe, who didn’t want his name mentioned told Read More …

INEC CANCELS ELECTION IN BAYELSA COMMUNITY OVER VIOLENCE

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. The official, Ukuachukwu Orji, who is the INEC supervisory resident electoral commissioner for Ogbia Read More …

SERIAKE DICKSON CALLS FOR CANCELLATION OF GUBER ELECTION RESULTS

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. A statement from the Bayelsa State Government said Dickson particularly called Read More …

READ WHAT APPEAL COURT DECIDED ON THE APC BAYELSA DEPUTY GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE BEING DISQUALIFIED

BREAKING: Appeal Court Clears APC To Participate In Bayelsa Governorship Election* A Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has cleared the All Progressives Congress (APC) to participate in Saturday’s Governorship Election in Bayelsa State. The Appeal Court made the following orders: The appellate court also Read More …

INEC SERVED COURT ORDER BARRING BAYELSA APC DEPUTY GOVERNORSHIP FROM CONTESTING

Meets thursday Says SDP on ballot for Kogi poll PDP seeks obedience to judgment Chuks Okocha in Abuja The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was last night served the enrolled order of the Federal High Court, Abuja that disqualified the All Progressives Congress (APC) running Read More …

REAL REASON WHY COURT DISQUALIFIED BAYELSA DEPUTY GUBER CANDIDATE OF APC

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri & Samuel Oyadongha THE Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, yesterday, disqualified the Bayelsa State Deputy Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo. The court, in a judgement by Justice Inyang Ekwo, invalidated Degi-Eremienyo’s participation in the governorship Read More …