Appeal court dismisses suit challenging Duoye Diri's candidacy for Bayelsa election
A court of appeal sitting in Owerri in Tuesday dismissed a suit challenging the candidacy of Bayelsa State governor Duoye Diri's in the People's Democratic Party (PDP) primary election. The suit was filed by one of PDP's governorship aspirant aspirants in Bayelsa State Ndutimi Alaibe. Alaibe in the suit said Diri, the current governor of…
‘Bayelsa guber poll must not be won by superior violence’
Politicians in Bayelsa State have been warned to ensure that the governorship election must not be contested and won based on superiority of violence.
Alaibe denies instigating defections from Bayelsa PDP
People's Democratic Party’s (PDP) governorship aspirant in Bayelsa State, Timi Alaibe, has refuted the allegation that he was behind the gale of defections by aggrieved members of the party in the state to the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Bayelsa 2019: Peace still elusive in APC, PDP after contentious primaries
Prospects of resolving the conflict that arose from acrimonious primaries in the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) remain elusive forty-eight days to the Bayelsa State governorship election.
I will remain in PDP and fight for justice, says Timi Alaibe
A governorship aspirant in the just-concluded People’s Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial primaries in Bayelsa State, Chief Timi Alaibe, has vowed not to defect from the party.
Bayelsa Governorship: Alaibe prays court to set aside Diri’s nomination
A suit has been filed at the Federal High Court in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, seeking to set aside submission of Senator Douye Diri’s name to Independent National Electoral Commission...
Alaibe, Okoko deny sending fake bank alerts to Bayelsa PDP delegates
The campaign organisations of Timi Alaibe and Keniebi Okoko have refuted claims by the chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State, Moses Cleopas, that they were sending fake bank alerts to delegates.
Bayelsa 2019: Last ditch efforts to tackle lopsided primary
As the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State prepares to choose its governorship candidate this Tuesday, contending aspirants are making last-ditch efforts to clinch the coveted ticket.