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PDP’s Diri Sworn In As Bayelsa Governor

Duoye Diri, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)in the November 2019 governorship, has been sworn in as the Governor of Bayelsa State.

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He was sworn in by Justice Kate, the state’s Chief Judge, at the Government House in Yenagoa, the state capital.

The state deputy governor-elect, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, also sworn in, took his oaths of office and allegiance.

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Diri was pronounced governor-elect by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Friday after the Supreme Court nullified the election of All Progressives Congress’ David Lyon.

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