APC, Bayelsa government trade words over cargo airport
Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the state airport project reportedly scheduled for inauguration as a pit of fraud.
Dickson reinstates appointees who lost primaries
Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson has reinstated all political appointees, who resigned to contest Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) primaries, but lost. He also reinstated all civil servants who resigned to contest in the primaries. Special Adviser on Media Relations to the Governor, Mr. Fidelis Soriwei, said Dickson stated this during a meeting with aspirants. The…
Osinbajo visits Rivers, Bayelsa, says flooding a major disaster
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, visited parts of Bayelsa State overtaken by the rampaging flood, which has rendered thousands...
Dickson, Okowa, Ortom felicitate with PDP’s standard bearer
Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson has described the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the just concluded presidential primaries...
Dickson’s men get PDP senatorial slots in Bayelsa
Former commissioners in the Governor Seriake Dickson’s government, Lawrence Ewrudjiakpo (Works), Blessing Izagara (Science and Technology) and House of Representatives member, Douye Diri, emerged Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidates in the just concluded senatorial primaries.
Dickson, Lokpobiri bicker over Bayelsa debt
The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson and the Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Heineken Lokpobiri, have disagreed over the debt profile of the state.
Dickson, Sylva at war over insecurity in Bayelsa ahead 2019 elections
Bayelsa state governor, Seriake Dickson and former governor of the state, Timipre Sylva, are once again dragging each other over the recent killings and insecurity as the state heads into another electioneering year. The two gladiators in their quest to control the political sphere in the state are presently engaged in a battle to control…
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.
Dickson expresses concern over effects of pollution in Niger Delta
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has expressed concern over the alarming effects of environmental pollution, particularly in the Niger Delta resulting in terminal ailments such as cancer.