INEC presents Certificate of Return to Lyon
By our correspondent
The Independent National Electorate Commission (INEC) has presented a Certificate of Return to the Bayelsa State governor-elect David Lyon.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate had defeated the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Senator Douye Diri, the keenly contested election Saturday’s gubernatorial election in the state to emerge the winner.
The member of the Bayelsa State House of Assembly representing Brass Constituency 1, Charles Daniel, was also presented with a Certificate of Return by the comission.
Speaking during the presentation, the State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Pastor Monday Udoh, said the election conducted by INEC was free and fair as witnessed by observors.