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Duoye Diri


Gbeleyi Abayomi The election of the bayelsa state governor, Duoye Diri has been nullified by state Gubernatorial Petition Tribunal. The nullification of the election based on a petition by the Advanced Nigeria Democratic Party, which argued that it was unlawfully excluded from participating in the election. The tribunal ruling can, however, still be challenged at …

Gbeleyi Abayomi There seems to be respite in the camp of the governor of Bayelsa, Douye Diri state as a Federal High Court has affirmed him as the valid elected Governorship Candidate of the 3rd September 2019 Elective Congress of the People’s Democratic Party in Bayelsa state. In a judgment which lasted for about two …

Gbeleyi Abayomi The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Bayelsa State, David Lyon, has won with a wide margin in Nembe Local Government Area of the state. Mr Lyon defeated Duoye Diri, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Saturday’s election in Nembe by polling 83,041 votes. Mr Diri, on his …