Clark, Yakasai urge action on 2014 confab report
Two elder statesmen, Chief Edwin Clark and Alhaji Tanko Yakasai, have called on the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to implement the recommendations of the 2014 National Conference organised by his predecessor, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan.
Fresh outrage at use of soldiers for election
The protest against military’s involvement in elections continued yesterday with a group in Abuja under the aegis of Save Democracy Women (SDW) cautioning against...
Politicisation of security agencies, greatest threat to democracy, say Clark, Dickson
Elderstatesman and former Federal Commissioner, Chief Edwin Clark and the Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson, yesterday, raised the alarm...
Clark urges Buhari to investigate military invasion of Belema oil field
National Leader of the PAN Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), Chief Edwin Clark, yesterday charged President Muhammadu Buhari to set up a panel to investigate...
Edwin Clark wife, Abisola, joins Ogun senatorial race
Wife of elder statesman Edwin Clark, Abisola Shodipo-Clark, on Tuesday, declared her intention to run for the Ogun Central Senatorial seat. She made the disclosure when she submitted her letter of intent to the state chairman of African Democratic Congress (ADC) Gbolade Osinowo at the party’s secretariat in Abeokuta. The senatorial aspirant advocated for more…
Dickson urges Niger Delta leaders, youths to accept police apology to Clark
Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson has appealed to the leaders and people of the Niger Delta to accept the apology tendered by the Police authorities to Ijaw national leader, Chief Edwin Clark, following the raid on his Abuja residence by policemen.
PANDEF, NLEF flay police raid of Clark’s Abuja residence
Officers of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) yesterday raided the Abuja residence of former Federal Commissioner for Information and elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark.
Police raid Edwin Clark’s residence
The Abuja residence of Chief Edwin Clark, the Ijaw national leader and a former Federal Commissioner for Information, was on Tuesday raided by officers of the Nigeria Police. The Policemen arrived the Asokoro residence of Chief Clark at 1.30pm left the premises 2.30pm. They searched all the rooms of the Elder statesman, alleging that they…
Jonathan, Okowa, others for Niger Delta Lifetime Achievements Awards
Former President Goodluck Jonathan, Chief Edwin Clark and the Publisher of Vanguard Newspapers, Sam Amuka would be honoured with the “Niger Delta Lifetime Achievement Awards” by GbaramatuVoice Newspaper.
South South, South West leaders, others condemn assault on democracy
Leaders of Ohanaeze, Afenifere, Niger Delta and the North yesterday condemned the gradual slide to dictatorship and regulatory attack on democracy and its institutions under President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. They particularly condemned President Buhari’s remark that national interest takes precedence over rule of law and asked him to immediately withdraw the statement. At their summit…