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Bayelsa 2023: Top 3 Politicians That May Emerge As APC Governorship Candidate

Ahead of the forthcoming 2023 Governorship Election in Bayelsa State, Some Cheiftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have started warming up to wrestle power from the incumbent Governor Duoye Diri of the People's Democratic Party (PDP). Notable among these APC Governorship Aspirants are 1. Chief David Lyon Lyon, 50 joined politics in the Third Republic, as a member of the defunct, National Republican Congress (NRC). He contested and won a councilorship election at Ward 4 in Southern Ijaw, but the military

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Bayelsa 2023: Top 3 Politicians That May Emerge As APC Governorship Candidate

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Bayelsa 2023: Meet four likely politicians that may succeed governor Duoye Diri

Timpre Marlin Marlin Sylvia is a former governor of Bayelsa State of and the incumbent minister of state for petroleum resources. He came into political limelight in 1992, a member of the old River State house of assembly from 1992-1993, his political career continued when he was appointed as special assistant to the minister of state for petroleum Dr Edmund Dakouru.

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Bayelsa 2023: Meet four likely politicians that may succeed governor Duoye Diri

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2023 Bayelsa Governorship Elections: why Chief David Lyon and APC may not stand a chance

Ever since his emergence as the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate and further defeating the Governor in the 2019 governorship elections, Chief David Lyon has become a force to reckon with and the hope for common Bayelsans.

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2023 Bayelsa Governorship Elections: why Chief David Lyon and APC may not stand a chance

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David Lyon Gives Bags Of Rice, Others To 3,000 People In Bayelsa For Christmas

The philanthropist nature of chief David Lyon seems not to have waned down even after he surprisingly lost the Bayelsa State 2019 governorship election through a supreme court judgement as he has used his foundation to donate Christmas gift to people including those with disabilities. David Lyon According to a Facebook post shared by Tonye Terry on the BAYELSA FOCUS GROUP, he said "Today the David Lyon Foundation under the leadership of the coordinator Hon # Tarakiri Ogboin put smiles on the faces of over 3000

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David Lyon Gives Bags Of Rice, Others To 3,000 People In Bayelsa For Christmas

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Wednesday Evening Breaking NEWS (18/11/2020)

1) JUST In: Supreme Court affirms Diri as Bayelsa Gov, dismisses case against his deputy The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the election of Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, putting an end to legal battles to unseat the governor. In the judgement delivered by the seven-member panel of the apex court, the election of Diri was unanimously upheld by the justices. The panel was led by Justice Sylvester Ngwuta. The Supreme Court also upheld the election of the Bayelsa Deputy Governor, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo. The

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Wednesday Evening Breaking NEWS (18/11/2020)

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Again: Court of Appeal Upheld Douye Diri as the Governor of Bayelsa State

The Court of Appeal has reaffirmed the election of the candidate of the Peoples' Democratic Party (PDP) in the last year's Governorship election held in Bayelsa State, Douye Diri, as Governor of Bayelsa State. Recall that so many cases has been arising from whom to be the right owner of the number one citizen of Bayelsa State, right from disqualifying David Lyon on the basis of his deputy result, which resulted in Douye Diri the candidate of the Peoples' Democratic Party being sworn-in as the Governor of the

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Again: Court of Appeal Upheld Douye Diri as the Governor of Bayelsa State

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Throwback On Politics: Governor Wike Of River State Vows To Protect Justice Mary Odile & Her Family

The Rivers State governor, Barrister Nyesom Ezenwo Wike have condemned the attack on Govenor Peter Odile's family. Governor Peter Odile was the former governor of River State while his wife justice Mary Odile is a Judge currently in the supreme Court of Nigeria. It was gathered that some group of people went to the resident of Justice Mary Odile in Abuja to protest violently against her. They took it personal to her as if she was the only one that made the decision to sack Governor elect Mr David Lyon. Governor

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Throwback On Politics: Governor Wike Of River State Vows To Protect Justice Mary Odile & Her Family

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Bayelsa 2023: Top 3 APC Politicians Aspiring to wrestle power from Governor Duoye Diri

2023 is fast approaching and the citizens of the State cannot wait to take part in the election that will hold in Bayelsa State.

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Bayelsa 2023: Top 3 APC Politicians Aspiring to wrestle power from Governor Duoye Diri

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Check Out 6 Former Senators Who Are Now Serving As Governors In Nigeria

It's now a tradition in Nigeria that most senators next ambition is to become the governor of their state to serve their people. I will be sharing with you former senators who are now serving as Governors under President Buhari administration. Image Credit : BBC.com Douye Diri He was the senator representing Bayelsa Central senatorial district of Bayelsa state at the Nigerian 9th National Assembly.

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Check Out 6 Former Senators Who Are Now Serving As Governors In Nigeria

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2023 Elections : APC Governors Hold Private Meeting With Former President Goodluck Jonathan

The APC governors held a private meeting with former president Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja. There was no member of the PDP during the meeting. Among those in attendance were Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi, who recently defected to the APC from the PDP; governor of Kebbi state; Atiku Bagudu, and his Jigawa State counterpart, Abubakar Badaru. While no one knows what they discussed, it was reported that the meeting would not be unrelated to the 2023 presidential election. Jonathan was first elected president

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2023 Elections : APC Governors Hold Private Meeting With Former President Goodluck Jonathan

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LATEST NEWS In Nigeria This Afternoon, 18 Nov, 2020

BREAKING: Supreme Court dismisses suit against Bayelsa gov, deputy. The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the election of Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, putting an end to legal battles to unseat the governor. In the judgement delivered by the seven-member panel of the apex court, the election of Diri was unanimously upheld by the justices. The panel was led by Justice Sylvester Ngwuta. The Supreme Court also upheld the election of the Bayelsa Deputy Governor, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo. The apex court dismissed

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LATEST NEWS In Nigeria This Afternoon, 18 Nov, 2020

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Is David Lyon's Hope Dashed As Appeal Court Nullifies Governor Douye Diri's Sack?

Is David Lyon's Hope Dashed As Appeal Court Nullifies Governor Douye Diri's Sack? This could be another sad moment for David Lyon, the All Progressive Congress's candidate in the Bayelsa 2019 gubernatorial election as the Court of Appeal has nullified the sack of Governor Douye Diri.  Lyon who won the November 2019 election was sacked as governor-elect barely 24 hours to his inauguration. The five-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Mary Odili nullified the election on the grounds that his deputy submitted

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Is David Lyon's Hope Dashed As Appeal Court Nullifies Governor Douye Diri's Sack?

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Bayelsa 2023: Meet the 3 Prominent Politicians that want to unseat the Incumbent Governor Douye Diri

Bayelsa State will be experiencing another Governorship Election in 2023 as Prominent Politician across the state are all working tirelessly to unseat the Incumbent Governor of the State. Some of the Politicians includes: Rt. Hon. Peremobowei Ebebi, David Lyon and Senator Heneiken Lokpobiri. Let's take a look at their Profiles: (1) Rt. Hon. Peremobowei Ebebi The Ekeremor born ventured into Politics in 1999, when he was elected as a member to represent Ekeremor II Consistency. He also served as the state Deputy

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Bayelsa 2023: Meet the 3 Prominent Politicians that want to unseat the Incumbent Governor Douye Diri

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Supreme Court Dismisses Six Suits Against Bayelsa Governor, Deputy

A seven-man board of the Supreme Court has insisted Douye Diri as the appropriately chosen Governor of Bayelsa State.  In a consistent judgment conveyed by Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, the Apex Court excused the six advances documented against the lead representative and his appointee, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo.  The offers excused were documented by Alliance for Democracy (AD), Advanced Nigeria Democratic Party (ANDP), Labor Movement (LM) and Accord Party.  Peruse ALSO: APC Defection: My Friend, Umahi Wants To Be

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Supreme Court Dismisses Six Suits Against Bayelsa Governor, Deputy

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See What Jonathan & His Wife Were Spotted Doing Today That Sparked Reactions Online

Former President Goodluck Jonathan and his wife, Dame Patience, attended the thanksgiving service organized to commemorate Governor Douye Diri's one year in office. The former president wished the governor wisdom and strength in their quest to improve the lives of Bayelsans. Goodluck Jonathan made this known on his Twitter handle on Saturday evening. He said: "At Yenagoa, Bayelsa State for the Victory Thanksgiving Service organized by the Bayelsa State Government as part of events commemorating Gov Douye Diri's

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See What Jonathan & His Wife Were Spotted Doing Today That Sparked Reactions Online

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Breaking: Supreme Court Delivers Judgement On Bayelsa Governorship Election.

A seven man panel of the supreme Court in a judgement today dismissed the appeals filed against Bayelsa State deputy governor Lawrence Ewhrudiakpo. According to report from Channels Television, the case against the governor of Bayelsa state was filed by the Accord party (AP). Three political parties filed an apeal challenging the eligibility of the deputy's election. These parties are The Alliance for Democracy (AD), Advanced Nigerian Democratic party (ANDP) and the Labor Movement (LM). The supreme Court unanimously

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Breaking: Supreme Court Delivers Judgement On Bayelsa Governorship Election.

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House of Reps to stop courts from sacking president and governors.

According to the Vanguard newspaper, the house of representatives of the Federal republic of Nigeria is currently debating on a proposed bill that will bar courts from disqualifying any President elect, or Governor elect, based on discrepancies in the academic results of their running mates. The bill which was sponsored by Rep Solomon Bob from Rivers state, seeks to alter section 142 of the the principle act. The vanguard newspapers also gathered that, the bill is tagged "A bill to alter the provisions of the

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House of Reps to stop courts from sacking president and governors.

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Checkout APC 2019 Bayelsa State Governorship Candidate David Lyon And His Family.

David Lyon Nigerian is a politician and He is  A self made business man and the CEO of Darlon Security and Guard, a private security firm in Bayelsa state. He was born on 20 December 1970,He attended Saint Gabriel's State School Olugbobiri for his primary education, He further his education to Community secondary school, Olugbobiri for his Secondary Education. David Lyon graduated from Rivers State College of Education for his National Certificate of Education (NCE) in Mathematics and Chemistry.He was All

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Checkout APC 2019 Bayelsa State Governorship Candidate David Lyon And His Family.