Why we declared PDP’s Diri Bayelsa governor-elect – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has explained why it has paved the way for the swearing-in of the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Douye Diri, as governor of Bayelsa State after Thursday’s Supreme Court judgment that sacked the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, David Lyon, who won the November governorship election. Continue Reading»»

Supreme Court: Swear in PDP’s candidate immediately, Adegboruwa tells Bayelsa CJ

Human rights lawyer, Ebun-olu Adegboruwa, SAN, has advised the Chief Judge of Bayelsa State, to, without delay, swear in the candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Diri Duoye, after the Supreme Court nullified the electoral victory of the All Progressives Party (APC) governor-elect, David Lyon, in a unanimous judgement, on Thursday. Continue Reading»»