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Benue: Abba Moro, Mimi Adzape-Orubibi, others win primaries

Immediate past Minister of Interior, Comrade Abba Moro, has won the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senatorial primaries for Benue South Senatorial District.

Governor Dickson: My mother was integral part of my journey in life

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has said that his mother was an integral part of his journey in life.

Governor Dickson: My mother only complained of leg pain

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Mr. Seriake Dickson, has said his late mother, Madam Gold Coast, was only diagnosed with cancer on her leg in January this year.

Eid-el-Kabir: Governor Dickson urges Islamic faithful to prayer for Nigeria’s unity

Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has urged Islamic faithful across the country to pray for Nigeria’s unity as they celebrate the Eid el-Kabir.

Governor Dickson: Killings greatest threat to Nigeria’s existence

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson, saturday warned against the rising spate of violence and senseless killings in the North, noting that the sad development portended the greatest threat to Nigeria’s corporate existence since after the 1967 civil war.

Governor Dickson: Killings greatest threat to Nigeria

Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, has described the current spate of violence and killings in Nigeria, particularly in the northern part of the country, as the biggest threat to the nation’s cooperate existence, since the civil war.

Governor Dickson to set up task force to check illegal refinery

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, on Wednesday said the government would set up a task force to check the activities of illegal crude oil refineries to protect the environment in Bayelsa state.

Governor Dickson tasks oil firms on sports development in Niger Delta

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has tasked multinational oil companies operating in the Niger Delta region on sports development at the grassroots level, as part of their social corporate responsibilities.

Restructuring: Governor Dickson lauds solidarity among Igbos

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa on Wednesday commended the Igbos for the unity and solidarity exhibited by their elders and leaders at Monday’s South-East Summit on Restructuring in Awka, Anambra.

Bayelsa government honours Samson SIasia, others

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, on Thursday expressed commitment to continually utilise sports as a veritable tool to productively engage the youth towards developing their talents.

Governor Dickson, Houston mayor to collaborate on industrialisation of Bayelsa

The Mayor of Houston, Sylvester Turner, has pledged to collaborate with Governor Seriake Dickson on the industrialization of Bayelsa State in Nigeria.

Governor Dickson: Nigeria bleeding, divided more than ever before

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, says Nigeria is seriously bleeding and divided more than ever.

Governor Dickson takes investment drive to Africa CEO Forum in Cote d’Ivoire

Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has taken the drive for Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) to the ongoing Africa Chief Executive Officers Forum in Abidjan to showcase opportunities that abound in the state.

Governor Dickson: 2019 election a referendum on restructuring

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has renewed his call for a multi-party committee, towards harmonising critical areas of agreement to enable the APC-led federal government facilitate the presentation of the necessary bills that could bring about a restructured Nigeria.

Bayelsa Airlines, Bristow Helicopters sign MoU for aviation services

Bayelsa Airlines and Bristow Helicopters on Wednesday in Yenagoa signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the provision of aviation services that would ease transportation for commuters both within and outside Bayelsa State.

Over 6, 000 APC members decamp to PDP in Bayelsa

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, over 6,000 members of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Bayelsa State defected to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Valentine day, 14 February.

Bayelsa govt bans NAN for reporting commissioner’s slump

Bayelsa Government has barred the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) from the coverage of activities marking the 6th anniversary of Gov. Seriake Dickson in office.

2018: I won’t let anyone down – Governor Dickson

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has urged people of the state to be hopeful of better things in 2018, promising that his administration would not let them down.

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