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PDP Members Jubilate In Bayelsa After Supreme Courtroom Verdict


Members of the Individuals Democratic Get together (PDP) on Thursday burst into wild jubilation at Authorities Home in Yenagoa following the judgement which sacked David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress (APC) because the Governor-elect within the state.

The jubilant PDP members stormed the federal government home in pleasure and burst into songs of praises.

Whereas some had been dancing, others eliminated APC flags within the authorities Home premises.

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A five-man panel of the apex court docket, led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili hd earlier on Thursday ordered the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) to withdraw the certificates of return issued to the APC candidate who had been declared the winner of the November 16, 2019 governorship election within the state.

Justice Ejembi Ekwo, who learn the lead judgment made the orders after disqualifying the APC’s deputy governorship candidate, Degi-Eremienyo, as a candidate within the election.

The court docket upheld the November 12, 2019 judgment of the Federal Excessive Courtroom in Abuja which had disqualified Degi-Eremienyo within the election for submitting solid certificates to INEC.

The court docket dominated that Mister Degi-Eremienyo’s disqualification had contaminated the joint ticket with which he and the governorship candidate, Lyon, ran for and gained November 16, 2019.

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