BAYELSA GUBER: Okowa Congratulates PDP On Supreme Court Verdict


Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has congratulated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over Thursday’s Supreme Court ruling sacking Bayelsa governor-elect, Mr David Lyon and his running mate, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo.

In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifejika, Okowa described the ruling as a welcome development for the PDP and its candidates in the governorship election. Senators Duoye Diri and Lawrence Ewhrudjakpor.

He stated that his confidence in the Judiciary had been rekindled by the didactic ruling of the apex court.

The Governor said the victory was a clarion call on the party and the governor-elect to take steps to reconcile all aggrieved party members who defected or worked against the party in the Nov.16, 2019 Governorship Election in the state.

Okowa prayed God to usher in a new lease of life for Bayelsans as a new administration takes over in the state and congratulated Governor Seriake Dickson, for a successful tenure in office.

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