Bonga Oil Spill communities seek ways of compelling Shell to pay claims
The House of Representatives had in December 2014 recommended a compensation of $3.96 billion for victims of the incident.
PDP’s Ifeanyi Okowa wins governorship election in Delta
Mr. Okowa won in 21 of the 25 local government areas in the state.
APC, APGA, SDP guber candidates want Rivers poll cancelled
The State REC rejects the call, saying polls were successfully conducted in the state.
Police confirm three killed in Akwa Ibom during elections
Twenty people were arrested for electoral offences.
APC governorship candidate condemns alleged malpractices in Rivers
Mr. Dakuku’s campaign organisation says it will not accept the subversion of the peoples will
Gov. Akpabio, ex-Gov. Attah clash over “irregularities” in Akwa Ibom polls
Women in Akwa Ibom staged an anti-rigging protest at the INEC office.
Akwa Ibom poll “peaceful” despite reported violence – PDP guber candidate
Despite violence, voting went ahead in some areas.
“Patience Jonathan, Wike, intensifying efforts to rig Rivers polls” – APC
River APC alleges police gang up.
Late arrival of material, card reader dysfunction mar elections in Akwa Ibom, Delta
There were large turnout of voters in most of the polling units for accreditation.
INEC postpones State Assembly Polls in 8 Bayelsa constituencies
The electoral body also laments the disruption of electoral material distribution by pirates
Patience Jonathan wants to rig Wike in as governor – Amaechi
The governor says security agencies have assured of security and impartiality.
Don’t give election materials to politicians, REC warns officials
The REC says those caught doing the wrong thing will be handed over to security officials.
Why I dumped PDP for APC — Ex-Edo Governor, Osunbor
A former principal officer of the House of Representatives, Emma Arigbe-Osula also defected to the APC
Again, Akwa Ibom APC writes Jega, calls for removal of REC, others
The PDP says the APC’s allegations are baseless and mere ranting of a frantic party
APC wants Akwa Ibom REC, Police Commissioner redeployed
APC accuses the police and INEC official of colluding with PDP to rig elections.
Peterside condemns incessant murder, repression of APC members in Rivers
“We have witnessed persistent killings, torture, disappearances, harassment, intimidation and threats of APC members.”
Bonga oil spill affected 168,000 people in 350 communities — Monarch
Oil spill victims were fishermen ordered by oil industry regulators to withdraw from fishing activities to avoid catching contaminated fish.
Guber Poll: Group advises Oil Producing States to vote APC
The Niger Delta-based group says the region cannot afford to be led by the opposition.
Rivers to set up commission to probe election related deaths
“I made it clear that God has said we would win Saturday’s election and I said we would be fighting with police and army.”