PDP’s Diri sworn in as Bayelsa governor, sues for peace
Sen. Douye Diri of the Peoples Democracy Party (PDP) on Friday took the oath of office as Governor of Bayelsa. Chief Judge of the State, Justice Kate Abiri, administered the oath of office for the Bayelsa governor
APC to seek legal redress over INEC decision in Bayelsa - Oshiomhole
The All Progressives Congress (APC) says it plans to seek legal redress on the decision of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue a certificate of return to Bayelsa Governor-elect
INEC presents certificate of return to Diri, deputy
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented the certificate of return to the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Douye Diri as governor-elect of Bayelsa State. The commission also presented CoR to his deputy, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo. A national commissioner at INEC, Mrs May Agbamuche-Mbu (South-South); made the presentation at the commission's headquarters…
INEC declares PDP's Diri Bayelsa governor-elect
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday declared the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Douye Diri, as governor-elect of Bayelsa State. INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu made the declaration at a press conference held at commission's headquarters on Friday Diri came second in the November 16, 2019 governorship election in the state,…
APC wins Jonathan's LGA, state capital
The governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State, Chief David Lyon has recorded a landslide victory in former President Goodluck Jonathan's home local government, Ogbia. Lyon polled 58,016 votes to defeat the candidate of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Douye Diri who polled 13, 763 votes. Yenagoa LGA APC- 24,607 PDP -…
No court ruling against PDP candidate, says campaign organisation
The Senator Douye Diri Campaign Organisation has dismissed the wild rumour that a Federal High Court has ruled that the PDP Candidate, Senator Douye Diri, has been disqualified.
Dickson predicts peaceful Bayelsa polls
The Bayelsa state Governor, Seriake Dickson, has expressed optimism that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship candidate, Senator Douye Diri, would emerge victorious in the November 16 governorship election through a free, fair, peaceful and credible process.
Dickson lauds Bayelsa residents for support as APC guber candidate urges development
Governor Seriake Dickson has commended the people of Bayelsa for their support for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate for the November 16,2019 gubernatorial election in the state, Senator Douye Diri.