Delta governorship: APC asks Appeal Court to set aside tribunal ruling
The tribunal validated the election of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of the Peoples Democratic Party.
Akwa Ibom APC leaders renew court battle for party’s governorship ticket
The Abuja court had struck out the case by John Akpanudoedehe.
Mother of Ex-Gov. Sylva’s running mate regains freedom
The 105-year-old woman was kidnapped on October 29.
INEC registers 663,748 voters for Bayelsa election
INEC says men constitute 54 per cent, while women make up 46 per cent of the voting population.
Drama in Bayelsa as APC evacuates refuse heaps to taunt Gov. Dickson
The Dickson administration and the APC competed to clean up the state.
PDP primary that produced Akpabio as governor not credible – Gov Emmanuel’s aide
“Even people that were not accredited members of PDP, some okada riders, were forced into Ibom Hall to nominate the former governor.”
Cross River governor suspends permanent secretary over school prayer ban
The government had lifted the ban immediately.
Ogoni communities pledge to support implementation of UNEP report
There is the need for a holistic monitoring of the environmental clean up.
I have confidence in judiciary — Governor Nyesom Wike
“I want to say in the past two days, you must have read where they quoted me as saying judicial terrorism or judicial gang-up, I never said so.”
“Rigging of Rivers governorship election designed in Akwa Ibom” – Umana
The Rivers election was nullified days after the tribunal for Akwa Ibom ordered rerun in18 LGs
Rivers residents express mixed reactions to Tribunal’s sack of Governor Wike
While some see the judgement as a welcome development, others view it as a bad omen.
Don’t bother to appeal tribunal judgment, LP candidate, Princewill, tells Wike
The Labour Party candidate commends the tribunal judges for upholding the law, and the parties for conducting their briefs with civility.
Amnesty: We are not owing ex-militants, says Nigerian government
“The Amnesty Office has opened a 24 – Hour Call Centre where individuals can make enquiries”.
Nigerian Navy destroys 1,500 drums of diesel, one illegal refinery in Delta
“The illegal petroleum refining camp destroyed is one of the major camps in the Niger-Delta region basically for illegal oil business.”
Bayelsa: Don’t politicise Alamieyeseigha’s death, Sylva tells Dickson
“We are disturbed that a sitting government desiring re-election has taken to a campaign of calumny…”