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PDP: Makarfi’s intervention has vindicated Jonathan – ILM

A Niger Delta rights group, the Ijaw Liberation Movement (ILM) has warned those attacking former President Jonathan for selfish reasons to desist from it, or face the wrath of the entire Niger Delta people.

NEMA, NiMet warn of flooding in Anambra, Delta, others

The National Emergency Management Agency and the Nigerian Metrological Agency on Wednesday called on state governments to prepare for more flooding following recent signals from the Niger Basin Authority.

Expelled Bayelsa APC members drag party to court

Ousted Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bayelsa State chapter, Chief Tiwe Oruminighe, has filed suit before the State High Court, in Ogbia, challenging his suspension and expulsion.

PDP won’t produce next governor of Bayelsa – APC

Fafi stated this in Yenagoa during a call on him by the state executive of the Bayelsa Federated Newspaper Publishers Association (BAFENPA) of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ). The APC leader noted that the party had put behind it the regrettable incidents and crises that rocked the party in the past.

Bozimo, Egberika’s death big blow to Ijaw nation – Dickson

Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has said the death of Chief Gordon Bozimo and Dr. Joseph Egberika was a big blow to the agitation of restructuring and resource control by the Ijaw nation.

Bayelsa communities seek fed govt’s protection over attack on soldiers

The people of Letugbene and Bilabiri Communities in Ekeremor Council Area of Bayelsa State are seeking the protection of the state and Federal Governments following the death of a soldier in their area last month.

Bayelsa Assembly pass vote on confidence on Gov. Dickson

The Bayelsa State House of Assembly has passed a vote of confidence on Governor Henry Seriake Dickson.

Bayelsa PDP storms Abuja on solidarity visit to Makarfi

The Bayelsa State Executive Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has stormed the national secretariat of the PDP in Abuja for a solidarity visit to Senator Ahmed Makarfi led leadership.

EFCC uncovers ex-First Lady’s N6bn plaza in Abuja

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has reportedly uncovered an uncompleted eight-storey building allegedly belonging to Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja.

No rift between Jonathan and Dickson – PDP

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday declared that there was no rift in whatever form between the immediate past President, Dr Goodluck Jonathan, and the Bayelsa State Governor, Hon Henry Seriake Dickson, as being speculated in some quarters.

Dickson nominates CPS as commissioner

The Bayelsa State Governor, Mr. Seriake Dickson, has sent the name of his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Daniel Iworiso-Markson to the state’s House of Assembly as a commissioner-nominee.

Bayelsa to conduct local council elections in 2018

Gov Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State says the state government will conduct local government elections in 2018.

Okowa, Wike, Udom resolve to work for national interest

Governors Ifeanyi Okowa, Nyesom Wike and Udom Emmanuel, of Delta, Rivers and Akwa Ibom States respectively have resolved to work for the interest of the nation.

Nobody could have looted like Jonathan – APC

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday reacted to claim of the erstwhile ruling party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that corruption was being treated with kid gloves by the Muhammadu Buhari administration.

Enemies within have risen against Jonathan – PDP group

People’s Democratic Party (PDP) stalwarts in South South geopolitical zone, under the umbrella of PDP South South League, have alleged that some party members from the region have commenced campaign to ridicule the personality of former President Goodluck Jonathan.

Dickson sponsoring negative reports against Jonathan, wife – Group

The Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, has been warned by a rights group, the Niger Delta Roundtable, to stop sponsoring fake media reports against former President Goodluck Jonathan.

Suspected cultists invade police station in Bayelsa, release detained member

Seven suspected members of cult groups have been accused of invading the Peremabiri Police Division and forcefully releasing one Prince Ayibalaifa from the cell.

Dangote-led relief committee donates N250m to Benue flood victims

The Chairman, National Committee on Flood Relief and Rehabilitation, Aliko Dangote, says it has provided N250 million as relief assistance to victims of the devastating flood in Benue.

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