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Bayelsa guber poll: Arrest APC state chairman now – Sylva writes IGP; Alaibe faction vows to back Dickson

The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Bayelsa State took a dramatic twist on Wednesday with its governorship candidate, Timipre Sylva, calling on the Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase, to order the immediate arrest of APC state chairman, Tiwe Oruminighe. Recurring protests at the party secretariat, it was …

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Metuh to Lai Mohammed: Don’t bring propaganda into national assignments; I’m not aware of any law suit against me

The National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has denied reports making the rounds that his counterpart at the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Lai Mohammed had filed a law suit against him. Alhaji  Lai Mohammed who reportedly, Monday, instituted a N500 million suit at a Lagos State …

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7 state governors, Ekweremadu, Mohammed, Mark, Ihedioha, Akpabio listed as PDP raises Campaign Committees for 2015 Kogi, Bayelsa polls

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has set up national campaign committees for the forthcoming governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa states, scheduled for November 21 and December 5, 2015 respectively. According to a statement by Chief Olisa Metuh, the party’s National Publicity Secretary, the …

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Bayelsa NASS caucus kicks against Alamieyesiegha’s extradition notice …Sylva fingered as behind the plot

Chairman of the Bayelsa State caucus in the National Assembly, Senator Foster Ogola, has condemned fresh moves to have former Governor Diepreye Alamieyesiegha, extradited to Britain. While speaking at a function where Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, was endorsed for a second term by several Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and the …

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Kuje, Nyanya attacks callous, evil- Dogara ..Physical force not enough to defeat terrorism …There should be more of intelligence sharing between security agencies

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has condemned Friday night`s bomb attacks in Kuje and Nyanya, in the Federal Capital Territory. In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Turaki Hassan, Dogara described the attacks as callous and saddening. He …

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