12 Nov 2017
When we decided to probe further, we discovered it was Rotimi Amaechi, Timipre Sylva, former governor of Bayelsa State, alongside Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari, who really stopped the meeting.
19 Aug 2017
Trouble stared as early as 10a.m. when placard-carrying members and some armed hired thugs stormed the secretariat to disrupt the inauguration of the new acting Chairman, Joseph Fafi.
9 Nov 2016
The Supreme Court yesterday upheld the election of Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson. The seven-man panel of the court gave the ruling following an appeal against ...
14 Oct 2016
Dickson, while reacting to Sylva’s decision to approach the Supreme Court, stated that the former governor lacked respect for the judiciary and particularly the Supreme Court.
8 Oct 2016
The Court of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) had on Tuesday ruled that the arrest and detention of former National Security Adviser (NSA) Sambo Dasuki was unlawful and arbitrary.
7 Oct 2016
Bayelsa State governorship candidate in the 2015 gubernatorial election, Timipre Sylva, and his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), have asked the Supreme Court ...
23 Sep 2016
In a unanimous decision, a five-man panel, presided by Justice Jimi Bada, resolved the five issues in the appeal by former governor, Timipre Sylva, and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in favour of Dickson.
22 Sep 2016
The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, on Thursday upheld the election of Seriake Dickson of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as governor of Bayelsa. A former governor of the state, Timipre Sylva, had challenged the decision of the election tribunal that returned Dickson in the Jan.9 poll. Delivering the judgment, Justice Olukayode Bada led other…
3 Sep 2016
The leadership of the Bayelsa State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and an activist, Doifie Buokoribo have condemned the arrest and subsequent detention of a loyalist to former governor Timipre Sylva, Barr. Jonah.
2 Sep 2016
The Bayelsa State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of Jonah Okah, speechwriter to former Governor Timipre Sylva.Okah, who was arrested Wednesday, is accused of posting false comments on Facebook, claiming to have had a conversation with a Government House accountant, Richard Etonye, over the loss of $4.6million purportedly belonging to the state governor, Seriake Dickson.
18 Aug 2016
As the appeal court prepares to hear the suit filled by the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the last governorship election in Bayelsa State, Timipre Sylva, incumbent governor, Seriake Dickson....
8 Aug 2016
Niger Delta Avengers has alleged that the Department of State Security Services (DSS), a former governor of Bayelsa State, Timipre Sylva, and the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta ...