Tag: dickson

tosin adesinaAugust 3, 2018

In Bayelsa, healthcare receives a boost as Governor Dickson provides N1.2bn to improve healthcare delivery

This is a good time to be alive for every indigene of Bayelsa as Governor Henry Seriake Dickson has provided ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 26, 2016

Opinion: How the negotiation with Niger Delta Avengers should go

by Nwokocha Noble After the election of President M. Buhari in 2015, the crisis rocking the nation has persisted even ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 28, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories to monitor 1. Sheriff-led faction attempts to stop PDP convention The Ali Modu Sheriff-faction ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 23, 2016

Ex-militant leaders warn ‘Avengers, Warriors’ to stop pipeline bombing

Ex-militant leaders in Bayelsa state have promised to curb the spate of bombing of oil installations by criminal elements. They also ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 23, 2016

Opinion: How Governor Dickson wrecked his state with wire-tapping

by Peresuo D. Fubara For a state governor ever vociferous and self-assured – sometimes thoughtlessly so – in the murky terrain ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 18, 2016

Governor Dickson pays 1 out of 5-month salary arrears

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa state has bowed to the pressure from the teachers in his state and approved the ...

Mazi EmekaMay 22, 2016

Bayelsa PDP to APC: ‘Ask God for forgiveness’

Bayelsa State’s Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Saturday, blamed Timipre Sylva, a former Governor of the state and the governorship ...

Janeth JMarch 23, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Timi Frank feels ‘insulted’ by Oyegun | Kashamu has no chill | Trump ‘has something’ on Ted Cruz’s wife | More stories

PDP member arraigned for calling Kashamu drug baron. Vanguard Anti-Saraki Senators turns around to support Saraki. Premium Times Oyegun, Frank ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 18, 2016

Why Buhari won’t congratulate Dickson on election victory – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari will not congratulate Seriake Dickson who won ...

Janeth JJanuary 11, 2016

How did APC expect to win Bayelsa election with Sylva as candidate? – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party has hailed the people of Bayelsa State for their support in ensuring that their will prevailed during ...

Janeth JDecember 23, 2015

‘You have failed us’ | Bayelsa pensioners picket outside Dickson’s government house

Aggrieved pensioners in Bayelsa state took to the streets on Wednesday, to protest Governor Seriake Dickson’s failure to pay them their ...

Janeth JDecember 20, 2015

I’ll defeat Dickson as I’ve done before – Sylva

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timipre Sylva says he would defeat Seriake Dickson in any electoral contest. This ...

Janeth JDecember 5, 2015

#BayelsaDecides: Dickson, wife and mother suffer card reader malfunction

Bayelsa state governor and candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Seriake Dickson fell victim to card reader malfunction as his thumbprint ...

Janeth JDecember 5, 2015

#BayelsaDecides: INEC officials held hostage in Dickson’s local government

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has revealed that some of its officials deployed to distribute electoral materials at Sagbama local government ...

Janeth JDecember 5, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Lai Mohammed defends Buhari’s travels | Kogi, Bayelsa polls holds today | Alaibe is owned by APC | More stories

Diverted $2 billion arms deal was approved by the CBN. YNaija Alaibe pledges allegiance to APC. Leadership INEC okays Kogi ...

Adebayo EmuleomoNovember 30, 2015

Who attacked Jonathan? Bayelsa Police reacts

The Bayelsa State Police Command on Monday, November 30, disclosed that former President Goodluck Jonathan was not attacked in the state. ...

Janeth JNovember 29, 2015

Don’t compare me to Sylva… he wants to be governor for his ego – Dickson

As the Bayelsa gubernatorial election draws closer, the two main contenders continue to go back and forth with their verbal affront. ...

Janeth JNovember 25, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: PDP, APC in 2 squabbles | Obama is nonchalant about ISIS | Buhari to decide MTN fate | More stories

IPMAN set to sanction marketers over fuel scarcity. Leadership PDP says Fashola will fail as minister. Punch Dickson’s campaign claims ...

Janeth JSeptember 22, 2015

Has Jonathan switched his support from Dickson to Alaibe?

Nothing is beyond Nigerian politicians, so we’ll hardly be surprised if this turns out to be true. Former President, Goodluck ...

Janeth JSeptember 14, 2015

Governor Dickson gets a chance to fight for another 4 years in office

Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has emerged as the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state. ...

Janeth JSeptember 12, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Northern group criticizes Akwa Ibom raid| Group wants Dickson to declare asset| APC accuses Wike of bribery| More stories

Soyinka threatens to include Prince Oyinlola in the republic of liars. YNaija DIA arrests eight over Sallah day plan to ...

Janeth JAugust 29, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Edo APC assassinated, Nigeria Boko Haram sentenced to death, Buhari to pay ex-militants tuition, More stories

Dickson mocks APC, says he is the original agent of change. Leadership Ohanaeze youth, Abaribe criticizes Buhari over lopsided appointment. ...

Janeth JAugust 16, 2015

Paradigm Initiative Nigeria wants Buhari to probe Dickson, Amaechi, and Akpabio

On the breach of privacy issue, an Internet freedom advocacy group has written President Muhammadu Buhari to protest the violation ...

Janeth JJuly 28, 2015

Sylva’s aides slam Alamieyeseigha for praising Dickson

Some aides of former Bayelsa State Governor Timipre Sylva have slammed the first civilian governor of the state, Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, over his ...

Janeth JMay 5, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: 3 parties step down from challenging Ikpeazu |Benue APC coming for Suswam | Dickson confident of PDP coming back reorganized in 2019| More stories

3 parties step down from challenging Ikpeazu. Vanguard House of Representatives are going after Agric Minister, Akinwunmi Adesina YNaija Senate ...

Janeth JMay 2, 2015

Today’s Daily Brief: VP Sambo urges Nigerians to support incoming administration, Dickson insists on disciplining Jonathan’s aides, INEC is still compiling list of offences for prosecution, and more

Vice-President Namadi Sambo on Saturday urged Nigerians to support and cooperate with the incoming administration for it to succeed. Sambo ...

Janeth JApril 20, 2015

Today’s Daily Brief: PDP is paying a high prize for its impunity, says Senate Leader, APC dismisses speculations about appointments, zoning, Lawyers, activists condemn Bayelsa governor, Dickson’s Court raid, and more

Lawyers and civil rights activists have called for the impeachment and prosecution of the Bayelsa State governor, Seriake Dickson, over ...

Janeth JMarch 14, 2015

Ex-militants can’t understand why Gov. Dickson wants part of their security contracts

by Ranti Joseph Bayelsa state was soaked in tension after the police and protesting ex-militants and their leaders clashed in ...

January 4, 2014

#CityPeopleReports: Banker sends husband packing for impregnating 2 of their househelps in one year

by Oge Okonkwo We just had to share this story we found in CityPeople. It’s the small matter of illicit ...

July 21, 2013

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Gov. Dickson appoints MBGN winner, Anna Banner culture and tourism adviser

Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has appointed 18 year old Miss Anna Ebiere Banner winner of the 2013 Most ...

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