Matters arising from Kogi and Bayelsa states elections

This was just as they also snatched the checklist BayelsaVotes. Osoba group disowns Falae over Nm donation.

Seriake Dickson Wins Re-Election As Governor in Nigeria's Bayelsa -

Analysis - Bayelsa Poll: Senate President, Bukola Saraki , and national chairman of the People's Democratic Party PDP , Uche Secondus , led the protest to the headquarters to protest the alleged partisanship of the Force in favour of the current government. He also enjoined him to reach out to his opponents for the peace and progress of the state, while ensuring that every part of the state is fairly treated irrespective of their political choices.

Notify me of new posts by email. The APC further argued that if election in Southern Ijaw should be cancelled on the ground of violence, then the entire polls ought to have been cancelled as there was also widespread violence in other local councils. The declaration of the final results by the returning officer, Professor Zana Akpagu commenced shortly after 8. The election has been won and lost but the needs of our people, the challenge of improving their material condition remains and is even more urgent.

Johnson Dagana had declared the result of the election in the local government area putting Dickson as the winner of the contest in the area with 23, votes.

Kogi, Bayelsa, Anambra States that had inconclusive elections due to vote cancellations

End -of-the-year: Contact Info: Melaye was one of the main actors of the clash as he could be seen in a shoving match with police officers who appeared to be pushing him back from breaking through the security barricade set to keep the protesters at a distance.

Your email address will not be published.

Classified Ads. But the Commission fired back at critics, saying that it was the actions of desperate politicians who incite violence during elections that usually lead to its inconclusiveness.

This followed the declaration of the results of the supplementary elections conducted at the weekend in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area and polling units in six other local government areas. Share this: Johnson Dagana, declared Ogbere winner with 4, votes ahead of DPP candidate, who polled 74 votes and the man who went to court to annul the election, Victor Perezi of the Progressive Peoples Alliance PPA who came third with 45 votes.

INEC Declares Seriake Dickson Winner Of Bayelsa Governorship Election

Premium Times. Bayelsa State News Today. By clicking again you agree to our Privacy Policy and European users agree to data transfer policy. See What Everyone is Watching. The protesters had demanded the cancellation of the rerun election which turned the tide and ensured victory for the APC.

End -of-the-year: Inconclusive, re-run elections

Reacting to the conduct of the re-run election after casting his vote at unit 2, ward 3 Korokorosei on Saturday, Benson said the nullification of his earlier election was regrettable and unnecessary when he clearly won the election.

Voting ends in Bayelsa supplementary election as police confirm arrest of 2 for snatching ballot boxes BayelsaVotes.

Find out more.