Bayelsa Guber Election: Supreme Court Nullifies Election Of APC Candidates


The Supreme Court of Nigeria has nullified the election of the APC Candidates, Sir David Lyon and his running mate, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo. The court also declared the PDP Candidates, Sen.Douye Diri and his running mate as winners of the election.

The ruling is as declared by a five-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued to the All Progressives Congress’ candidates as the winners of the November 16, 2019 governorship election in the state.

Upon hearing his disqualification and sack, David Lyon of APC stopped his Rehearsal for Inauguration.
He has fled Bayelsa State.

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