South South

Do not copy PDP’s bad habits, Imoke advises NLC

The governor was speaking during the 2015 Workers Day celebration in Calabar.

Cross River State House of Assembly

PDP wins Cross River Assembly re-run

The party wins all the seats.

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.

PDP wins Delta Central Senatorial rerun election

Labour Party disputes the independence of the elections.

Rivers APC accuses INEC of obstructing review of election materials

The Peoples Democratic Party won the general elections in Rivers State.

Sylva’s associates in Bayelsa abandon PDP

The defectors say PDP is in embroiled in a crisis.

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 used to illustrate the story

​​​​Gunmen ​abduct chairman of President Jonathan’s Local Govt council

The kidnappers are yet to contact Mr. Abah’s family.

Fire engulfs Shell’s Kolo Creek-Rumekpe pipeline

There were no fire fighters at the scene.

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.

Ballot boxes used to illustrate the story.

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 voter's Reg

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.

Dr. Dakuku Peterside, NIMASA Boss

Governorship Poll: Rivers APC heads to Tribunal

The party says its mandate was stolen by the PDP in connivance with the Independent National Electoral Commission and the police.

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

Adams Oshiomhole

140,000 APC votes voided in Edo — Oshiomhole

Mr. Oshiomhole thanks the people of the state for voting the APC in the last general elections.

PDP wins 13 of 24 Bayelsa Assembly seats​

Elections in eight out of the 24 constituencies in the state were rescheduled by a week due to shortage of ballot papers.

Bonga Oil Spill ​c​om​munities ​​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.