Environmentalists call for fresh investigation of Shell’s Bayelsa oil spill site
Several plantain and banana plantations … were not captured in the JIV report, the environmentalists said.
Rivers APC accuses INEC of obstructing review of election materials
The Peoples Democratic Party won the general elections in Rivers State.
Abia PDP candidate dissociates self from death threats on voters
The pictures circulated on social media showed caskets with inscriptions, “Vote against Nwga interest and die”.
PDP BoT member, Etiebet, insists party didn’t win Akwa Ibom governorship poll
Mr. Etiebet warns against alteration of figures to justify Udom Emmanuel’s victory at the poll.
Oil spill agency reports fresh incident from ExxonMobil facility in A’Ibom
NOSDRA is yet to ascertain the volume of oil spilled into the environment.
Gunmen abduct chairman of President Jonathan’s Local Govt council
The kidnappers are yet to contact Mr. Abah’s family.
APC wins Orhionmwon South Constituency seat in Edo
INEC declared the April 11 State House of Assembly election inconclusive in 12 units in 4 wards.
Police arrest 104 in Rivers for possessing multiple PVCs, weapons
Rivers State witnessed the highest violence during elections.
Cross River APC leaders mismanaged N350 million campaign funds – Members
“If the party at the national level worked like Cross River chapter then we won’t have the victory we got today.”
INEC fixes April 25 for rescheduled Cross River elections
APC has called the elections a sham.
APC, 12 others boycott rescheduled Bayelsa Assembly Election
The parties say they are boycotting the polls to avoid bloodshed.
Slain Akwa Ibom politician’s son finally gets bail
Odudu Ukpanah was released after 323 days in jail over his father’s death.
APC candidates seek cancellation of legislative polls in Akwa Ibom
The lawmakers say the results have not been released six days after.
Akwa Ibom Senators want state’s governorship polls cancelled
The senators say the elections were characterised by violence and snatching of election materials.
Rivers Election Petition Tribunal relocates to Abuja
The Adamawa Election Tribunal had earlier announced its relocation to Abuja
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.