Bayelsa Election: Buhari Congratulates Governor-Elect, David Lyon
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Bayelsa State governor-elect, Mr David Lyon, saying that his victory at Saturday’s poll was “impressive.”
A State House statement by his media aide, Mr Femi Adesina, said” President Buhari also commends APC supporters in particular and Nigerians in general in the State who exercised their civic rights in a peaceful manner, notwithstanding the pockets of unrest recorded in some locations…READ MORE>>>
Bayelsa Decides: Goodluck Jonathan Congratulates Lyon
Former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has broken silence on the emergence of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief David Lyon as the governor of Bayelsa State.
Speaking during APC governors visit, the former president congratulated Lyon even as he tasked him to put the welfare and interest of the Bayelsa people above every other issue.
“As a former president of Nigeria, I am a father to all Bayelsans, hence my doors are open to all citizens irrespective of their political affiliations.
“I urge you to make the welfare of Bayelsa people a top priority and carry all of them along irrespective of the party they voted for…READ MORE>>>
14 Killed As Bandits Attack Zamfara Community
Zamfara State Police Command on Monday confirmed the killing of 14 persons and injuring of 10 others by bandits in Karaye village of Gummi Local Government Area of the state.
News Agency of Nigeria reports that the attack is the first major breach of the peace agreement between the state government and the bandits initiated by Governor Bello Matawalle…READ MORE>>>