Gov. Wike lacks power to dissolve Rivers Judicial Service Commission, others, group says
The group says both Commissions are not subject to the control of the government.
Lawyer writes EFCC, threatens legal action if ex-Governor Akpabio is not probed
The governor’s spokesperson denies Mr. Akpabio wasted state funds.
Gov. Wike dissolves Rivers election body, judicial service commission
The governor said his action was based on the directive from the state House of Assembly.
Akwa Ibom lawmakers defy Akpabio, Emmanuel; elect new members as Speaker, Deputy
Lawmakers delivered what appears the first blow to the former governor, Godswill Akpabio, by rejecting his candidates.
You can’t return as Bayelsa governor, Dickson tells Sylva
The governor says his predecessor’s era was the darkest in the history of the 19-year-old state.
JTF seizes vessel carrying 1,500 metric tons of stolen oil in Bayelsa
The vessel was seized at Foropa waterways in Bayelsa.
Gov. Dickson signs Bayelsa’s Widows Protection Bill
Mr. Dickson called on the state assembly to urgently pass the Child’s Rights Bill before the end of the 7th legislative assembly.
Wike using ‘smear campaign’ to siphon state funds — Amaechi
Mr. Amaechi says a video purportedly showing the looting and vandalisation of Government House was stage-managed.
Cross River governor, Ayade, seeks to create 1,000 jobs in first 100 days in office
“It is my job to put food on the table of people,” the governor said.
Disappearance of Delta Accountant-General in bad faith, Gov. Uduaghan says
“It is a conspiracy to grind my administration to a
halt and set me up on a collision course with the incoming administration”
Military task force wades into crisis between Bayelsa community, Agip
The community says AGIP refuses to renew the Memorandum of Understanding with it.
Salary Arrears: Workers declare indefinite strike in Cross River
The workers say they are dying of poverty.
Akwa Ibom workers protest non-payment of “PDP vote bribe”
The workers say Governor Akpabio had promised them money for voting PDP.
Bayelsa Governor Dickson talks tough, vows to remain in PDP
Mr. Dickson revoked contracts awarded to companies linked to lawmakers.
Election Tribunal: APC accuses Akwa Ibom electoral commissioner of fleeing
The REC speaks to PREMIUM TIMES, and denies fleeing.
Group appeals to Buhari not to dissolve NDDC board
“In the interest of peace equity and good conscience let the incumbent board of NDDC serve out their tenure”.
Attorney General, Adoke, assigns Bayelsa Chief Judge to swear in Rivers Governor-elect, Wike
The Attorney General directs the Bayelsa judge to help in Rivers, which for months has had no clear Chief Judge.