Bayelsa State Governor, Duoye Diri, has referred to as on individuals of the state to eschew bitterness and acrimony for the general curiosity of all.
Diri who spoke throughout his inauguration on Friday in Yenagoa, the state capital additionally appealed for like to reign no matter political affiliation.
“Allow us to eschew bitterness and acrimony and study to like ourselves whether or not of the identical get together or of various events. Primarily, we’re brothers and sisters from Bayelsa State.
“Our creed at the moment is to serve you. Just like the instant previous governor (Seriake Dickson) will say, that he who serves males nicely serves God nicely,” he stated.
His swearing-in comes a day after the Supreme Courtroom sacked the previous governor-elect of Bayelsa State, David Lyon, and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo.
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A five-man panel of the apex courtroom led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili ordered the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC), to withdraw the Certificates of Return that had been issued to the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) because the winner of the November 16, 2019 governorship election.
The courtroom then ordered INEC to problem a contemporary Certificates-of-Return to the candidate of the get together with the following highest votes and with the required constitutional unfold of votes within the outcomes of the election, which was the PDP.
Hours earlier than the swearing-in on Friday, INEC formally declared Diri because the winner of the election within the state.
He was sworn-in alongside along with his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo.