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Wike & PDP At An Impasse Over Elumelu 2023

The crisis between the hierarchy of PDP and Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has escalated to the extent that some influential members of the party decided to wade in and try to resolve the issue. Six PDP governors, Aminu Tambuwal (Sokoto), Seyi Makinde (Oyo), Emeka Ihedioha (Imo), Samuel Ortom (Benue), Umaru Fintiri (Adamawa) and Bello Matawalle (Zamfara), paid a visit

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Samson Siasia’s Mother Kidnapped In Bayelsa State

The news in town is about the kidnap of Mrs Ogere Siasia, the mother of the former Super Eagles International Coach, Samson Siasia, who was kidnapped by gunmen in the early hours of Monday Mrs Siasia, was kidnapped around 2am, in the Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. The gunmen reportedly fired shots to scare the Adoni community. This

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Senator Ben Bruce Withdraws From 2nd Term Senatorial Race

Senator Ben Murray Bruce, who has been a one time senator representing Bayelsa East Constituency, has formally withdrawn from competing for elections the second time. Senator Bruce who is popularly called ‘Mr common sense’, withdrew from the race but his withdrawal letter also sounded like a goodbye letter to his party PDP. Though citing no particular reason for leaving, however,

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