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INEC to issued certificate of return to Lyon on Thursday



Lyon to recieve certificate of return

The Independence National Electoral Commission, INEC revealed that the commission will issued the certificate of return to Governor-Elect, Chief David Lyon on Thursday.

INEC had earlier announced the victory of the APC candidate, who defeated the 44 candidates including the Peoples Democratic Party.

The Commission announced that the ceremony for the Certificate of returns will be conducted at Prof. Yakubu Mahmood Yakubu, Media Centre.

This news media understands that the Minister of Petroleum, State, Timipreye Sylva will be in attendance and other big APC political big wigs will be available for the ceremony.

Recalled, according to INEC, the All Progressive Congress, APC polled 352,557 to defeat her second rivalry Peoples Democratic Party who scored 14,3172 votes.

David Lyon to receive the certificate of return with his deputy on Thursday according to Head of Department, Voter Education and Publicity, Bayelsa State, Wilfred Ifogah.

It is still uncertain if there will be further decamping from the ruling party in the State to the APC who is to take over power.

As there are many insinuation that the former President, Goodluck Jonathan may decamp to the rulling All Progressive Congress because of his alleged involvement with APC.

Mr. Dickson has accused the former President of working for APC to take over the state.

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