Tag: INEC

Bayelsa Deputy Governor Clears The Air On ‘NYSC Certificate Forgery’

The Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo has denied presenting a forged exemption certificate of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Naija News reports that the Bayelsa Deputy Governor made this known during a media briefing in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital through his counsel, Clement Kekemeke. This online […]

APC Officially Asks Supreme Court To Sack Diri, Reinstate Lyon

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the Supreme Court to reverse its decision to disqualify its candidate in the last governorship election in Bayelsa State, David Lyon. Naija News recalls that the Supreme Court had last Thursday nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo. A five-man panel of the Supreme Court […]

APC Officially Asks Supreme Court To Sack Diri, Reinstate Lyon

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has asked the Supreme Court to reverse its decision to disqualify its candidate in the last governorship election in Bayelsa State, David Lyon. Naija News recalls that the Supreme Court had last Thursday nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo. A five-man panel of the Supreme Court […]

Bayelsa: Police Extend Curfew To February 23

The Nigeria Police Force on Monday extended the three-day dusk-to-dawn curfew imposed on Bayelsa state from February 17 to February 23. Naija News reports that crisis had erupted in the South-south state following the decision of the Supreme Court to sack governor-elect, David Lyon. Recall that angry youths in the state took to the streets […]

Bayelsa: Police Extend Curfew To February 23

The Nigeria Police Force on Monday extended the three-day dusk-to-dawn curfew imposed on Bayelsa state from February 17 to February 23. Naija News reports that crisis had erupted in the South-south state following the decision of the Supreme Court to sack governor-elect, David Lyon. Recall that angry youths in the state took to the streets […]

Keyamo Reacts To Supreme Court Ruling On Bayelsa

The Minister of State for Labour and Productivity, Festus Keyamo (SAN), has praised the Supreme Court over its Judgement on matters concerning the 2019 general elections. Naija News recalls that the Supreme Court on Thursday nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo. A five-man panel of the […]

Keyamo Reacts To Supreme Court Ruling On Bayelsa

The Minister of State for Labour and Productivity, Festus Keyamo (SAN), has praised the Supreme Court over its Judgement on matters concerning the 2019 general elections. Naija News recalls that the Supreme Court on Thursday nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo. A five-man panel of the […]

Nigerians Reacts As INEC Takes Final Decision On Bayelsa Gubers

Following the ruling of the Supreme court yesterday, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), through its chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has declared PDP candidate, Douye Diri as the duly elected Bayelsa State governor. Prof Yakubu who addressed newsmen in Abuja after a closed-door meeting with some National Commissioners at the Commission’s Headquarters in Abuja said the […]