INEC declares APC candidate winner of Bayelsa 2019 governorship election

by Chuks Azotanion November 18, 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Bayelsa State, David Lyon, winner of the state 2019 governorship election which held on Saturday November 16th. Faraday Orumwese, Vice Chancellor of the University of Benin and the returning officer in the election, announced this in the early hours of […]

President Buhari Congratulates Bayelsa Governor-elect David Lyon

by Chuks Azotanion November 18, 2019
President Buhari has congratulated Bayelsa state governor-elect David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress (APC).   Lyon shocked his PDP challenger Senator Douye Diri, by winning the governorship election on Saturday by a large margin, in a state hitherto a stronghold of the PDP, since 1999. His victory was announced by the returning officer, Prof. […]

“Kogi and Bayelsa election was brazenly rigged in connivance with INEC and security agencies” – Ayo Fayose

by Chuks Azotanion November 18, 2019
In reaction to the results of the just concluded elections in Kogi and Bayelsa, Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayo Fayose did not hesitate to hide his disappointment. He tweeted: “Today is another sad & dark moment for our country & democracy going by the outcome of Kogi & Bayelsa election brazenly rigged in connivance […]