Chief David LYON the candidate of All Progressive Congress, has been declared winner of the 2019 governorship elections in Bayelsa State.
Chief Lyon, gained six of the eight Local Government Areas of the state.
The full votes recorded by the APC candidate, Chief David Lyon is 352,552 as in opposition to 143,172 recorded by the PDP candidate, Senator Douye Diri.
Senator Diri won in just two LGA, that are Sagbama and Kolokuma/Opokuma Local Government Areas of the State.
Southern Ijaw which is fondly called the Kano of Bayelsa state, gave the APC candidate the boost with 124, 803 votes as against the 4,898 recorded by the PDP.
The APC got 21,489 votes in Ekeremor Local Government Area of the state, while PDP scored 18344.