Henry Seriake Dickson
Dickson’s senate ticket revives PDP, APC rivalry in Bayelsa West
The recent automatic ticket handed the immediate past governor of Bayelsa State, Henry Seriake Dickson, by the state chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has revealed the intrigues by the party and its rival opposition All Progressives Congress
Bayelsa bye-elections: Ijaw leaders endorse Dickson
Prominent Ijaw leaders, including Alhaji Asari Dokubo and chieftains of both the Ijaw National Congress (INC) and the Ijaw Youths Congress (IYC), have endorsed immediate past governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, as their candidate for the forthcoming Bayelsa West Senatorial by-election.
Task before Diri, Bayelsans’ expectations as a new dawn beckons
On Friday, 14 February 2020, history was made in the oil-rich Bayelsa State, when Senator Douye Diri was sworn in as the fifth democratically elected governor of the state. Historic also because it is the first time Kolokuma/Opokuma Local Government Area
Amotekun necessitated by collapsing national security apparatus, says Dickson
Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has said that the South-West Security Initiative, the Operation Amotekun, reflected in clears terms the inevitability of restructuring.
Dickson’s gambit, PDP’s debacle, and twists in Bayelsa Guber poll
The post-November 16, 2019 governorship election narrative in Bayelsa State reads like Peoples Democratic PDP’s journey to the cold comfort of opposition politics.
UK parliament applauds Dickson over campaign on Bayelsa oil spills
Efforts to internationalize the campaign against environmental injustices in Bayelsa State have caught the attention of the United Kingdom ...
Race for Dickson’s successor intensifies as Okara, others indicate interest
The Restoration Caucus in Bayelsa chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has begun the process of picking the standard-bearer for the November 16, 2019 governorship election in the state.
Dickson pledges continuous support for Restoration Cup football tourney
Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson has assured grassroots football lovers that he would support the Restoration Cup football tournament beyond his tenure. He made the pledge yesterday in Yenagoa during the formal draws ceremony of the Third Governor Henry Seriake Dickson Football Tournament and presentation of kits to representatives of the 160 participating teams.…
How roles of Dickson, Jonathan would shape Bayelsa 2019 gubernatorial poll
As the November 16 revised date for gubernatorial elections in Bayelsa and Kogi States draws near, the situation in the Niger Delta state is gaining public apprehension based on the hazy positions of two political leaders of the state, Governor Henry Seriake Dickson and former president Goodluck Jonathan. Both men are chieftains of Peoples Democratic…
Return of Alaibe and re-energised PDP in Bayelsa State
Bayelsa State has much to be thankful for Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). That was the view espoused by the state governor, Henry Seriake Dickson, when he served as head of the reconciliation committee put together by the party to harmonise disparate positions and interests in the wake of the leadership tussle in PDP. As a…