South South

Seriake Dickson, Bayelsa State Governor

PDP hails outcome of Bayelsa election

Mr. Dickson won a second term.

How Akpabio threw Akwa Ibom into poverty after squandering N4trillion – Ex-PDP chairman, Otu Ita Toyo

Mr. Toyo says the PDP will be roundly defeated in the South-South state if a rerun election is ordered

Seriake Dickson, Bayelsa State Governor

Seriake Dickson wins re-election as Bayelsa governor

PDP’s Seriake Dickson defeated Timipre Sylva of the APC.

Bayelsa rerun: Police IG bars officers from escorting VIPs to polling centres

Rerun election will hold in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area on Saturday.

Police confirm bomb attack on Bayelsa Speaker’s home

No life was lost.

Adams Oshiomhole

Edo begins recruitment of 5,000 teachers

​The state has already recruited 50 science and special teachers.

Bayelsa Governorship: My victory over Seriake Dickson is sure — Timipre Sylva

Mr. Sylva wants Governor Seriake Dickson placed under close security watch

Seriake Dickson, Bayelsa State Governor

Bayelsa: PDP vows not to accept result if election not free, fair

“Anything to the contrary will attract terrible consequences.”

Bayelsa Poll: PDP planning to intimidate voters, INEC – APC

APC accuses PDP of urging its supporters to “use all means necessary” in Saturday’s election in the Southern Ijaw.

Police rescue boy from kidnappers in Ebonyi

Police rescue boy from kidnappers in Ebonyi

Ex-Rep, Eseme Eyiboh, dumps PDP, joins APC

The former lawmaker accuses the PDP of breaching the philosophy of its founding fathers 

Gunmen used to illustrate the story

Kidnapping: Police rescue two victims in Port Harcourt

The victims were rescued in the early hours on Wednesday.

Seriake Dickson, Bayelsa State Governor

Abductors of Bayelsa Commissioner demand N40 million

Governor Dickson’s sister has still not been rescued.

Police officers attacked, disarmed by mob in Ebonyi

The mob snatched two guns from police officers.

Bayelsa ​p​ensioners protest non-payment of arrears

The pensioners say they are suffering.

Delta Governorship Appeal Panel relocated to Abuja

The panel had reserved its judgment in the appeal to a date to be communicated to parties.

Governor Emmanuel presents N426 billion budget to Akwa Ibom Assembly

The biggest allocation goes to road and transport.

Appeal Court unseats Akwa Ibom deputy speaker

The same court had sacked the assembly speaker last week.

Akwa Ibom Assembly gets new speaker

​The former speaker’s election was nullified a week ago by the Court of Appeal.

Jubilation in Uyo over cancellation of Governor Emmanuel’s election

Governor Emmanuel vows to challenge the judgment of the Court of Appeal at the Supreme Court

Seriake Dickson, Bayelsa State Governor

Group accuses PDP, APC of unleashing violence during Bayelsa governorship poll

The praises the efforts of the military.

Bayelsa: INEC sets date for elections in Southern Ijaw LGA

Elections in Southern Ijaw LGA were cancelled.