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Live Updates: 2019 Bayelsa Governorship Election Results From Collation Centre

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The collation and announcement of results of the Bayelsa State governorship election will commence today, Sunday, at the State collation centre.

Voting officially ended at 2:00 pm in yesterday, November 16, 2019, Guber election.

Naija News reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had fixed Saturday for the Bayelsa and Kogi States Guber polls.

Results from the election will determine who would take over from Governor Seriake Dickson and govern Bayelsa for the next four years.

There are eight local governments (LGAs), 105 Registration Areas and 1,804 Polling Units in Bayelsa State.

The governorship election was keenly contested between David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Senator Douye Diri of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Stick and reload this Naija News page for the latest election results from the Bayelsa state collation centres.

Live Results Updates…

David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been declared the winner of the Bayelsa State Governorship Election.

Total registered voters- 922, 562

Accredited voters- 517, 883

APC- 352, 552

PDP- 143, 172

Valid votes- 499, 551

Rejected votes- 6, 333

Total Votes cast- 505, 884

 

Ekeremor LGA

APC – 21,489

PDP – 18,344

Governorship election result

Southern Ijaw LGA

APC – 124, 803

PDP – 4, 898

INEC announces an hour break.

So far, here are the summation of scores announced for six out of the eight LGAs in Bayelsa.

APC – 206,260

PDP – 119,930

Governorship election result for Ogbia LGA

APC – 58,016

PDP – 13,763

Governorship election result for Yenagoa LGA

APC – 24, 607

PDP – 19, 184

Governorship election result from Brass LGA

Registered voters – 67,355

Votes cast -34,849

APC – 23, 831

PDP – 10, 410

Governorship election result for Kolokuma/Opokuma LGA

APC – 8,934

PDP – 15,360

Duoye Diri, candidate of the PDP, is from this LGA

Governorship election result for Nembe LGA

APC – 83,041

PDP – 874

Governorship election result for Sagbama LGA

Total registered voters – 70,111

Votes cast – 69,591

APC – 7,831

PDP- 60,339




Ogbolu George is a graduate of Mass Communication from the University of Benin. He loves politics, is a movie addict and a die-hard Arsenal fan. George is a Senior Content Creator at Naija News.