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Police arrest 46 suspected cultists in Edo

The police say suspects are being screened by intelligence officers from the command.

Governor Dickson emerges PDP flagbearer for Bayelsa governorship poll

Mr. Dickson expresses satisfaction for his success at the election, saying he was ready to continue to pilot the affairs of the people.

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed,

​Akwa Ibom PDP attacks Lai Mohammed

The party said Mr. Mohammed was behaving as the spokesperson for the SSS.

Police recover arms, ammunition from abandoned car in Yenagoa

The police says efforts are being made to arrest the suspect.

Police storm Akwa Ibom lawmaker’s home, shoot one

After the shooting, the police officers were said to have escaped to the divisional police station in the area.

Adams Oshiomhole

Bayelsa Election: Oshiomhole warns governorship aspirants against cloning PVCs

The governor leads a committee to conduct the primary election of the patty on Tuesday

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed,

APC to PDP: Stop peddling lies about Akwa Ibom Election

The ruling party says it was not privy to the reasons for the recent DSS’ search of the Akwa Ibom Government House.

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Residents lament poor state of Calabar roads

“Apart from obstructing traffic, vehicles often get damaged after plying the route.”

Itsekiri chiefs confirm death of Olu of Warri

Godfrey Emiko was also appointed successor.

Adams Oshiomhole

​Former Edo deputy Gov., PDP deputy chairman, others decamp to APC

The decampees were received by Gov. Oshiomhole.

Bayelsa gubernatorial race: Election committee raises security concerns

The requisite means of identification for all the delegates would be their permanent voter cards, international passports or the national identity cards.

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APC reschedules Bayelsa gubernatorial primary

The primary was initially billed to hold September 19.

INEC Card readers sues to illustrate the story.

INEC official claims card reader directive was not received in Akwa Ibom

spite clear directives issued by the commission, the official said there was no circular to that effect.

INEC opens Akwa Ibom governorship election defence

INEC official says the election was free and fair in the state.

Lawyer writes DMO, Finance Ministry; demands Akwa Ibom debt profile

The lawyer threatens to sue if his requests are not granted within seven days

Akwa Ibom PDP rounds off defence at governorship tribunal

Governor Emmanuel says all his witnesses clearly testified that election held in the state on April 11.

Courageous residents apprehend 3 armed robbers in Bayelsa

The timely arrival of the police saved the robbers from being lynched by the angry crowd.

DPR seals 200 filling stations in Akwa Ibom, Cross River

Mr. Antai said that 40 filling stations were sealed in Calabar while 160 were closed in Akwa Ibom.

APC Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole

Edo honours Police chief Arase, to renovate barracks with N200 million

“I am an Edo man and there is one thing that defines an Edo man; excellence, hard work and integrity and these are my defining characters.”

Adams Oshiomhole

Demand probe of past govts., Gov. Oshiomhole charges workers

Mr. Oshiomhole says President Buhari welcomes whistle blowing as against the past government.

APC Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole

Oshiomhole sacks 4 commissioners

The governor says the decision is aimed at strengthening the system.

I will not be distracted by APC, others – Wike

The governor says he derives his inspiration from the joy of the ordinary man on the street.

​APC accuses Wike of squandering N120 billion in 100 days

The opposition party in the state says the governor personifies inaction, profligacy, corruption, maladministration and vendetta.

Niger Delta militants

Another Bayelsa monarch, 85, kidnapped

Armed abductors warned they were coming for the traditional ruler.

Ex-Bayelsa PDP chairman didn’t die in my house – Alaibe

Former Bayelsa State governor, Timipreye Sylva, mourns the late PDP chief who defected to APC two weeks ago