Tag: Governor Seriake Dickson

Court of Appeal Decline To Annul The Election of Governor Seriake Dickson

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja, on Thursday, declined to annul the election of Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State. The court, in an unanimous judgement by a five-man panel of Justices, dismissed joint appeal the All Progressives Congress, APC, and its governorship candidate in the state, Mr. Timipre[Read More…]

Governor Seriake Dickson Promises To Reintegrate Rescued Ese Oruru Into The Society

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, has promised that his administration will rehabilitate and reintegrate the rescued Ese Oruru into the society to resume normal life. The governor expressed regret over the abduction of the 14-year-old girl in Yenagoa and taken to Kano, Kano State, for a forceful marriage[Read More…]

Don’t Interfere In Bayelsa Polls, PDP Governors Warn Buhari; Party Vows Not To Accept Rigged Election

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Governors’ Forum, have warned President Muhammadu Buhari and other relevant agencies of government to desist from interfering in the supplementary election scheduled for Bayelsa State on Saturday. The PDPGF, also expressed confidence in the ability of Governor Henry Seriake Dickson, to sweep the polls, adding[Read More…]

Civil Society Group Alleges Plot To Rig Kogi, Bayelsa Guber Elections

Civil Society Organisations, the National Conscience Rebirth Forum, Peace Initiative Network, yesterday in a press joint press conference drew the attention of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), to a hideous plot by some political heavyweights to rig the upcoming elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States. The groups said that[Read More…]

Jonathan Endorses Dickson For Second Term As Bayelsa Governor

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has endorsed Governor Seriake Dickson for a second term. Dr Jonathan hinged his support for Governor Dickson’s re-election bid as one of the most performing governors in the country, based on his excellent track record of regular payment of workers’ salaries, reduction of the state’s huge debt[Read More…]

2015: First Lady’s Plot To Install 6 Governors Threatens Jonathan’s Chances

President Goodluck Jonathan’s 2015 re-election bid has come under threat due to the persistent attempt of his wife, First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan to impose her favoured candidates on the party. Already, some elders and governors in the Peoples Democratic Party have warned that if the dictatorial tendencies of the[Read More…]

Why Patience Jonathan Resigned As Permanent Secretary In Bayelsa

President Goodluck Jonathan’s wife, Mrs Patience Jonathan on Tuesday resigned her role as a permanent secretary in the Bayelsa state Civil service. Though the resignation was said to have been voluntary, reports are that she resigned to support another aspirant to replace the state governor. Mrs Jonathan had communicated her resignation verbally[Read More…]