Pandemonium in Bayelsa as Governor Timipre Sylva slaps Female Guest

// News | Top Stories | Pandemonium in Bayelsa as Governor Timipre Sylva slaps Female Guest
Email to a friend Plain text Print version // Font size: Decrease font Enlarge font

The celebrations at Government House Yenogoa last weekend over the victory of the PDP at the just concluded elections ended abruptly as it developed into a brawl between the Governor, his security details, on one hand, and a female guest on the other.

A source at the party said trouble started when Governor Timipre Sylva, who was apparently inebriated, tried to manhandle a female guest who was at the party. The lady, whose identity could not be ascertained at press time, and Sylva, were having a conversation, when the lady raised her voice, which infuriated Sylva.

Pointblanknews source hinted that the party which held on Saturday promised to be one of its kind, with endless supply of the finest Champagne, cognac and all the best liquor money could buy before hell broke loose.

According to our source “ We were all looking forward to having a swell time. The  guests  made up of top government officials, politicians and the governors foot soldiers, were outnumbered at least three to one by daughters of eve  who  were clad in jaw-dropping attires, some leaving nothing to the imagination, and with a lot of alcohol trouble began to brew”

It was further gathered that as the liquor flowed and conversations became more relaxed, with a few guests some guys making after party arrangements with some female guests, all hell was suddenly broke loose when Governor Timipre Sylva started exchanging hot words with a female guest who, screaming at the top of her voice, rained profanities and abuses on him.

Recounted the source “The reaction of the lady apparently infuriated his Excellency. And before we knew it, he slapped her so hard that she staggered. Before she could recover his security details had pounced on her continuing from where the Governor had stopped. We all stood shell-shocked as we watched this drama unfold. The lady who also appeared a bit tipsy, continued to yell, knocking down bottles and glasses.”
 

Pointblanknews also learnt sequel to the drama, the party came to an end and the woman   eventually subdued by the security details who dragged her away for further ‘interrogation’.

Continued our source “At this point, the governor who had obviously had enough, and looking very embarrassed in the presence of his commissioners, top aides and party men, asked all guests to leave. What led to the altercation between the governor and the lady in question still remains a mystery. While some say her ranting was alcohol induced, others are saying there is more to the drama than the principal actors are letting on. They were some kind of disagreement, but the Governor felt embarrassed by the lady’s reaction, so he slapped her, which compounded the situation”

Tagged : Zamfara State, Yola Airport, Elshamah Igbanoi, Aswad Ayinde, Ramadan Food Stampede, Victor Nsongbunyo

Headlines Newsview all

Rev. Peter Mbaka And Three Other Priests Beaten To A Pulp By Task-Force Members In Enugu

Without fear that they are clerics, some members of task-force working with the Enugu State Housing Corporation, allegedly dealt with four priests, beating them mercilessly. The ... Full story

Nollywood Actor Arrested For Selling His Son For N350k

Nemesis has finally caught up with an upcoming Nollywood actor and his wife as they are currently in police custody for selling their two-year-old son, ... Full story

Eze Isaac Ikonne: Muhammdu Buhari Has Already Bought The Clothes I’d Wear On May 29

In this interview with STEPHEN UKANDU, one of the oldest traditional rulers in Igbo land, His Royal Majesty, Eze Isaac Ikonne, the Enyi 1 of ... Full story

Unemployed Man Runs Mad, Dies In Friend’s Residence

Unemployed and desperate, 24-year-old Taiwo Bamidele saw an opportunity as soon as he met his Lagos-based friend, Akinkunmi Odetunde, during a wedding ceremony in Akure, ... Full story

Rape: 14 year Old Victim Seeks Justice

Rape and other acts of violence against females continue to take horrifying dimensions despite the efforts of the Federal Government to check the menace. abdullahi ... Full story

Yvonne Nelson And John Dumelo Attack Each Other On Social Media

Sadly, these two are no best friends anymore, at-least for now. Last weekend Ghanaian actress Yvonne Nelson led a #DumsorMustStop vigil along with other Ghanaian celebrities ... Full story

Cabinet Members Who Failed Goodluck Jonathan

In the next five days, President Goodluck Jonathan will hand over the nation’s mantle of leadership to the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari. The five-year tenure of ... Full story

Grant Amnesty To Boko Haram, Northern Elders Tell Buhari

OME prominent northerners including the former Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Mohammed Uwais and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Ambassador Babagana Kingibe ... Full story

NDLEA Officials Surround Senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu’s Residence

Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have surrounded the residence of Ogun State Senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu. The drug law enforcement agency is said ... Full story

N2.7billion SURE-P fund: El Rufai Sends Signals

Kaduna state governor-elect, Malam Nasir El-Rufa’i, a former Minister of the FCT, has always been associated with controversy and barely a week to his inauguration, ... Full story

Comment on: Pandemonium in Bayelsa as Governor Timipre Sylva slaps Female Guest

Rate this article

0

Breaking News

Okonjo-Iweala vows not to pay marketers

•Calls N159bn subsidy payment claim fraudulent The federal government is spoiling for a fresh showdown with oil importers over subsidy payment. This is coming as there is ...

Singer, Sey Shay Succumbs to Threats as She Apologise to Fan

Many have seen the social media as a bad place to interact base on the ills it has cost many in the society but some ...

DROK ENERGY JOURNAL: Eland Oil and Gas secures OML 42 By Dr Wole Kupolokun

Eland Oil & Gas have confirmed that its Nigerian joint venture company has received approval from the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to operate the ...

Buhari rejects Rolls Royce in London

•Meets PM Cameron President-elect Muhammadu Buhari, currently on a private visit to England, on Friday turned down the use of a Rolls Royce made available for ...

Mavin's Records, Reekado Banks Marries Hearthrob In Ghana

Mavin's Records dreadlocks artiste, 'Reekado Banks, is now married, Nigeriafilms.com can authoritatively inform you. Signed on to the Don Jazzy's owned music company, Reekado Banks had ...

I'll Cheat On My New Wife If......- Kenneth 'Andy' Okonkwo Confesses

One of the pioneers of Nollywood, Ace actor, lawyer and politician, Kenneth Arinzechukwu Okonkwo popularly known as Andy Okeke, needs no further introduction. The name 'Andy' ...

Controversial Actress, Tonto Dikeh, To Judge Beauty Contest Cause Uproar

The big announcement that Nollywood controversial actress, Tonto Dikeh, was going to be a judge at a beauty contest in Lagos broke recently and everyone ...

Nollywood Actor, Kanayo Arrested For Selling Son For N350k

Nemesis has finally caught up with an upcoming Nollywood actor and his wife as they are currently in police custody for selling their two-year-old son, ...

Reminisce: My Wife Acts Like A Man

Reminisce posted a picture on Instagram of himself and a lady he referred to as ‘Mama Afusat.’ In the caption, he even referred to the ... Full story

Video: Don Jazzy And The Mavins Arrive In Ghana For Tigo Ghana Meets Naija Concert

7-men Nigerian music group led by Don Jazzy, The Mavins have touched down in Ghana at the Kotoka International Airport this morning for tomorrow's Tigo ...