Sylva Fmr. Gov. wins Bayelsa APC gubernatorial primaries again

Sylva had 981 votes, while his closest rival, Chief Godknows Powell, had 39 votes.

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Timipre Sylva, the former Gov. of Bayelsa state, has emerged again, as the winner of the All Progressives Congress (APC) gubernatorial primaries.

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Reports say a major contender, the former Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Mr. Timi Alaibe, withdrew from the race.

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From left, All Progressive Congress (APC) National Chairman, Chief John Oyegun; National Secretary APC, Allhaji Maimala Bunni and Deputy National chairman North, Alhaji Shaibu Lawal addressing pressmen reacting to impeachment moves by Federal Government and PDP in the State of the Federation in Abuja recently play

From left, All Progressive Congress (APC) National Chairman, Chief John Oyegun; National Secretary APC, Allhaji Maimala Bunni and Deputy National chairman North, Alhaji Shaibu Lawal addressing pressmen reacting to impeachment moves by Federal Government and PDP in the State of the Federation in Abuja recently

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In his thank you speech Mr. Sylva said “We thank God that our symbol is the broom and we are ready to sweep out poverty, joblessness and under-development from the state.”

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Sylva had 981 votes, while his closest rival, Chief Godknows Powell, had 39 votes.

 

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