Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has reacted to the Supreme Court ruling that nullified the election of Bayelsa State Governor-Elect, David Lyon and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo.
Dogora said: “A hearty congratulations to Senator Diri Douye and the #Bayelsa @OfficialPDPNig family over the Supreme Court verdict which declared him the Bayelsa State #Governor-elect.”
On his part Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa twitted: “I congratulate our great party, the PDP, on today’s victory and my brother governor, Chief Seriake Dickson, for a successful tenure in office. “With today’s ruling on the Bayelsa Gubernatorial election, the Supreme Court has once again restored the confidence of the people in the judiciary. This victory is a clarion call on the party and the governor-elect to take steps to reconcile all aggrieved party members.”