ANDP DISTANCES SELF FROM ITS GUBER CANDIDATE THAT FILED SUIT AGAINST DIRI’S ELECTION, SAYS HE IS NOT PARTY MEMBER

Yenagoa- The Advanced Nigeria Democratic Party (ANDP) in Bayelsa State, on Thursday, washed its hand off the ongoing case on the alleged unlawful exclusion of the party’s candidate from the November 16, 2019 governorship election. Pastor Sapere-Obi Endukakpo, the state secretary of the ANDP, said Read More …

DISQUALIFICATION ON THE EVE OF SWEARING IN: BAYELSA APC DEPUTY GOVERNORSHIP CANDIDATE CONTEMPLATED SUICIDE- SYLVA

Our Reporter   THE disqualification of the All Progressives Congress (APC) running mate in the November 16 Bayelsa State governorship election, Senator Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, may have turned suicidal, it was learnt on Monday. Minister of State for Petroleum Timipire Sylva, stunned his audience while featuring Read More …

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 …

GOODLUCK JONATHAN: I AM DISAPPOINTED WITH THE HANDLING OF ELECTORAL PROCESS

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has expressed disappointment at the handling of the voting process in his ward. He expressed dissatisfaction over the lateness of the arrival of voting materials at the polling unit. Jonathan spoke to journalists after he and his wife, Patience, had voted at Read More …