SA To Governor Ambode At UN forum On Rural Women

Photo Caption:  Mrs. Joyce Onafowokan, Special Adviser to Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, the Lagos State Governor, on Social Development; during the plenary session on Empowering Rural Women and Girls at the ongoing sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women holding at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, USA. Her interest at the event, which started on March […]


Dickson Swears In Ex-APC Chieftain, 23 Others as Special Advisers

-Tasks Younger generation on Future Leadership Roles -Says More Youths Will be Integrated Into Positions of Trust By Amos Okioma,Yenagoa Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State on Tuesday swore in 24 Special Advisers, including a former chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Nathaniel Ngo-Sylva to make good his promise of reintegrating returnee members into […]

INEC May Burn Unclaimed PVCs Before General Elections ―REC

Dr Rufus Akeju, the new Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Ondo State, says the Independent National Electoral Commission is considering burning unclaimed Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) before the 2019 general elections. Akeju told newsmen on Monday in Akure that all attempts had been made by the commission thorough sensitisation campaign to reach out to the […]

Dickson, Dogara, Ekweremadu Advocate Better Deal For African Member Nations In Commonwealth

By Amos Okioma Bayelsa State Governor, Honorable Seriake Dickson, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu have called on African member nations of the Commonwealth to close ranks, with a view to achieving sustainable peace, stability and development. Speaking on Saturday  at the opening session of the […]


FG to Launch ERGP Focus Labs

The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has said President Muhammadu Buhari will at the banquet hall of the State House in Abuja on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, officially launch the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP). focus labs which is one of the initiatives undertaken to ensure the full and […]


Gov Dickson Receives APC Defectors, Harps On Party Unity

—Prof. Tebepah, Other Returnees Commend Dickson, Pledge Loyalty to PDP By Amos Okioma Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Seriake Dickson on Tuesday re-echoed  his call on members of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, (PDP) to close ranks, make the party stronger and work together to brighten the prospects of the party ahead of the 2019 general elections. […]

No One Person Owns PDP, Says Governor Dickson … Insists Gana, Adeniran & Others Must Be Wooed Back To PDP

 By Amos Okioma The Governor of Bayelsa State, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson has said PDP is a national asset owned by all Nigerians, and not by any individual.  The Governor in a press statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Francis Ottah Agbo in Yenagoa on Sunday, also described Professors Jerry Gana and Tunde Adeniran as icons of democracy […]

Young Democratic Party Opens Secretariat In Bayelsa

By Amos Okioma Former transport officer and most influential politician under chief DSP Alamieyeseigha’s administration, Chief Abel Ebifemowei has officially opened Young Democratic Party secretariat for formal political activities to kick start in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state. Chief Ebifemowei who is the leader of the party in Bayelsa state called on youths to register with the […]