Nigeria's gubernatorial polls: opposition loses Bayelsa, APC retains Kogi

Nigeria's gubernatorial polls: opposition loses Bayelsa, APC retains Kogi
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Nigeria’s electoral commission on Monday declared ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, David Lyon, winner of Bayelsa governorship election held over the weekend.

The declaration stirred up emotions given the chaotic nature of the election. It also reaffirmed the APC’s resurgence in the oil rich state, some analyst say. The seat was previously held by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Others believe, the victory of the APC candidate confirms President Muhammadu Buhari’s…
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