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 ...
27 Jul 2016
It was victory for Governor Seriake Dickson yesterday as the Bayelsa State Governorship Electoral Petitions Tribunal upheld his election.
25 Jun 2016
The Court of Appeal, Abuja Division, has ordered the Bayelsa State Governorship Election Tribunal to play in open court a DVD recording tendered as evidence by former Governor of the State Timipre Sylva.