APC commends appeal court’s verdict on David Lyon’s candidacy
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has applauded the Court of Appeal verdict, which endorsed David Lyon as the party’s authentic candidate in the Novermber 16, 2019 Bayelsa State governorship
Bayelsa Guber: Appeal Court says Lokpbiri’s petition filed out of time
An Appeal Court sitting in Port Harcourt on Saturday ruled that Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri’s petition, challenging the APC governorship primary election in Bayelsa was filed out of time.
Yet to be sworn in, Lyon says he won best performing governor
Despite not being sworn in yet as the governor of Bayelsa State, David Lyon, is seen in a video celebrating an award he claimed was giving to him for being "the best governor of the year 2019." Although Lyon did not mention the organisation that awarded him but attributed the award to 'God'. "I am…
2019 in retrospect: Landmarks that shaped outgoing year
Like the past years, 2019 is a mixed bag. It was no doubt a big election year that came with some uncertainties regarding the future of some politicians, a carry-over from last year.
We inaugurated transition committee, not probe panel, says Bayelsa gov-elect
Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon, has debunked reports that he wants to probe Governor Seriake Dickson, saying the committee he inaugurated on Wednesday at the All Progressives Congress ...
Lyon’s victory and future of Bayelsa
There was wild jubilation in Yenagoa, Ogbia town and other communities in Bayelsa State as All Progressive Congress (APC) gubernatorial candidate, Chief David Lyon, was declared winner of the keenly contested gubernatorial election on Monday.
Lyon’s victory reflective of people’s wish, IYC insists
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) worldwide has applauded the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the just concluded Bayelsa gubernatorial election, saying David Lyon’s success...
Why Dickson could not sustain PDP’s grip on Bayelsa politics
The refusal of Governor Seriake Dickson to avoid the perils of hubristic leadership has been blamed for the defeat of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in last Saturday’s governorship election.
Buhari congratulates Bayelsa Governor-elect Lyon
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in the Nov. 16 election in Bayelsa, David Lyon, on his victory.
INEC declares APC's David Lyon as winner of Bayelsa poll
The candidate of the All Progressives Congress David Lyon Monday was declared the winner of the Bayelsa State governorship poll by the Independent National Electoral Commission. “That Lyon David of APC having satisfied the requirement of the law is hereby declared winner and returned elected,” said the returning officer in the poll Professor Faraday Orumwese.…