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INEC Declares PDP’s Diri Winner Of Bayelsa Guber Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Duoye Diri, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), as the winner of the Bayelsa State governorship election.

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Mahmood Yakubu, the INEC Chairman, made the announcement at the commission’s headquarters in Abuja, saying the Certificate of Return will be issued immediately.

The total votes casts after excluding those of the APC now stand at 146,999. PDP polled 143,172 and scored 25 percent as required by the law.

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