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Keep faith with Nigeria, Buhari despite crises, Dickson says in open letter

Keep faith with Nigeria, Buhari despite crises, Dickson says in open letter

A self-styled concerned citizen, Patriot Dickson Onah has made a passionate appeal to Nigerians not to allow vein glory seekers take advantage of the skirmishes the nation has experienced to cause disaffection between the government and the led. Onah who is a member, Faith in Nigeria, in a letter to his fellow countrymen titled, “A

Breaking…Dickson floors Sylvia at the Court of Appeals

Governor Seriake Dickson’s election just upheld by the Appeal Court sitting in Abuja. In a unanimous judgement read by the Chairman of the Appeal Court, Justice Bada, the justices said APC and Sylva failed woefully to prove their case. The court subsequently dismissed the five issues raised by Sylva and his party and upheld the

Dickson probes Bayelsa civil servants over alleged partisanship

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson on Thursday constituted a five-man panel to investigate the level of involvement of those he described as career public civil servants in the last governorship election in the state. While inaugurating members of the panel which included Mr. Renner Tiebiri (chairman), Dr. Enokie Bribena (secretary and Legal Adviser), Suru

Bayelsa supplementary poll: Emulate Jonathan, institute urges Dickson, Sylva

The Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution has called on politicians in Bayelsa to emulate former President Goodluck Jonathan intomorrow’s supplementary election. The Director-General of the Institute, Prof Oshita Oshita told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday that politicians should learn to respect the choice of the electorate in elections. Oshita

Dickson constitutes 6-member panel to investigate election violence

Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has constituted a six-member judicial panel of inquiry to look into the election violence that marred the Dec. 5 governorship election in the state. A statement issued on Friday in Yenagoa by Mr Daniel Iworiso-Markson, Chief Press Secretary to the governor, said the panel would be inaugurated on Dec. 14.

BREAKING: INEC cancels election in Southern Ijaw, declares Bayelsa governorship poll inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has cancelled Saturday’s Bayelsa State governorship election in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area. The Local Government Area which is the last to witness the conduct of the ongoing governorship election in the State was overwhelmed with violence, abduction of electoral officials and ballot box snatching. It has over 120,000

Bayelsa election: Dickson cruising to victory, leading in six out of seven LGAs

Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of the PDP has taken the lead in the ongoing governorship election in Bayelsa State. Results collated by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) shows that the PDP is leading in six LGAs : Yenagoa, Ekeremor, Kolokuma/Opokuma, Sagbama, Nembe and Ogbia LGA Final Results Southern Ijaw Ward 11 PDP 2653, APC

Bayelsa 2015: Dickson accuses Sylva of arming fake security agents

The Bayelsa State Governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party’s , Mr. Seriake Dickson,has alleged that the All Progressives Congress party’s candidate, Mr Timipre Sylva, had concluded plans to sew both police and army uniforms for thugs to enable them hijack election materials during next month’s governorship election. Speaking through the Publicity Director of his