Kogi/Bayelsa decide: Jonathan decries late arrival of election materials at Otuoke

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has expressed disappointment over the late arrival of election materials to his Polling Unit 39, Ward 13, in Otuoke, Ogbia Local Government Area (LGA) of Bayelsa State. Jonathan, who expected to cast his vote, stepped out of his house at 8.30 a.m. but met only journalists as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials were yet to arrive at the venue. “Are you an electoral officer, where are they?” The former president asked a journalist at the venue. “Well this is where I will vote, but…

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Bayelsa guber: PDP govs beg Jonathan to support party’s candidate

Onyekachi Eze, Abuja Fear of losing Bayelsa State to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 16 governorship election has prompted six governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to seek the intervention of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The governors, who met the former governor in his Abuja residence last Friday, pleaded with him to support the party’s candidate for Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri to win the poll. The governors present, it was learnt, were Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia); Engr. Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Dave Umahi (Ebonyi), Aminu Tambuwal…

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Bayelsa guber: PDP govs beg Jonathan to support party’s candidate

Onyekachi Eze, Abuja Fear of losing Bayelsa State to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 16 governorship election has prompted six governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to seek the intervention of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The governors, who met the former governor in his Abuja residence last Friday, pleaded with him to support the party’s candidate for Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri to win the poll. The governors present, it was learnt, were Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia); Engr. Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Dave Umahi (Ebonyi), Aminu Tambuwal…

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Bayelsa guber: PDP govs beg Jonathan to support party’s candidate

Onyekachi Eze, Abuja Fear of losing Bayelsa State to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 16 governorship election has prompted six governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to seek the intervention of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The governors, who met the former governor in his Abuja residence last Friday, pleaded with him to support the party’s candidate for Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri to win the poll. The governors present, it was learnt, were Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia); Engr. Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Dave Umahi (Ebonyi), Aminu Tambuwal…

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Bayelsa guber: PDP govs beg Jonathan to support party’s candidate

Onyekachi Eze, Abuja Fear of losing Bayelsa State to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 16 governorship election has prompted six governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to seek the intervention of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The governors, who met the former governor in his Abuja residence last Friday, pleaded with him to support the party’s candidate for Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri to win the poll. The governors present, it was learnt, were Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia); Engr. Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Dave Umahi (Ebonyi), Aminu Tambuwal…

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Bayelsa guber: PDP govs beg Jonathan to support party’s candidate

Onyekachi Eze, Abuja Fear of losing Bayelsa State to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 16 governorship election has prompted six governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to seek the intervention of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The governors, who met the former governor in his Abuja residence last Friday, pleaded with him to support the party’s candidate for Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri to win the poll. The governors present, it was learnt, were Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia); Engr. Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Dave Umahi (Ebonyi), Aminu Tambuwal…

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Bayelsa guber: PDP govs beg Jonathan to support party’s candidate

Onyekachi Eze, Abuja Fear of losing Bayelsa State to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 16 governorship election has prompted six governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to seek the intervention of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The governors, who met the former governor in his Abuja residence last Friday, pleaded with him to support the party’s candidate for Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri to win the poll. The governors present, it was learnt, were Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia); Engr. Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Dave Umahi (Ebonyi), Aminu Tambuwal…

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Bayelsa guber: PDP govs beg Jonathan to support party’s candidate

Onyekachi Eze, Abuja Fear of losing Bayelsa State to the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 16 governorship election has prompted six governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to seek the intervention of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The governors, who met the former governor in his Abuja residence last Friday, pleaded with him to support the party’s candidate for Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri to win the poll. The governors present, it was learnt, were Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia); Engr. Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Dave Umahi (Ebonyi), Aminu Tambuwal…

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Ex-President Jonathan and praise-singers

Former Nigerian President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan recently made an honest disclosure when he said that overpraising sitting presidents makes them feel like a little god and unthinkable for them to leave the office. Jonathan stated this at the constitutional term limits summit in Niamey, Niger Republic. The former president, who is one of the speakers at the summit that was organised by the National Democratic Institute (NDI), also said the fear of persecution after office makes it difficult for a sitting president to relinquish power. “Let’s create an environment where…

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Jonathan leads AU Election Observer Mission to Mozambique

Former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has been nominated by the African Union (AU) to lead an Election Observation Mission(EOM) to Mozambique’s general election scheduled to hold on October 15, 2019. In view of this, the former President is billed to leave the country on Friday for Maputo, capital of Mozambique, where he will be overseeing the deployment of the mission’s 40-member team of observers to different parts of the country. He is also scheduled to hold consultations with various stakeholders in the country. The African Union Election Observation Mission is…

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