The ruling People’s Democratic Party, the PDP in Bayelsa state is in early lead in the Bayelsa West senatorial bye-election currently ongoing.
Bayelsa West and Central seats became vacant following the emergence of Senator Douye Diri and Senator Lawrence Ewhrujakpo as governor and deputy governor of Bayelsa respectively.
The People’s Democratic Party, PDP is handling the prompt past previous legislative leader of Bayelsa state, Chief Henry Seriake Dickson while the resistance All Progressive Congress, APC in Bayelsa is handling Peremobowei Ebebi, previous speaker of Bayelsa state House of Assembly for the empty Bayelsa West Senatorial region.
The grouped outcomes so far by the Independent National Electoral Commission shows, the individuals’ Democratic Party, PDP is in early lead.
The political race as indicated by our reporter in Yenagoa saw high citizens turn out as electorates marched out enmass to practice their establishment.
You would review that the Federal High Court sitting in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State had precluded Peremobowei Ebebi, the up-and-comer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from challenging in the Bayelsa West Senatorial bye-political decision.
The directing adjudicator, Justice Jane Inyang, in a judgment on an instance of fraud recorded by Richman Samuel, maintained the offended party’s supplications and pronounced the APC competitor ineligible to challenge.
The offended party battled that the scholastic accreditations and citizen’s card, which the litigant submitted to the Independent National Electoral Commission for the bye-political race, were manufactured reports.