Supreme Court Upholds Seriake Dickson’s Election As Bayelsa State Governor

The Supreme Court yesterday Tuesday, November 8, upheld the election of
Seriake Dickson as the validly elected Governor of Bayelsa State.

The seven-member panel of judges led by Justice Tanko Muhammad gave the
ruling following an appeal brought before it by the All Progressive
Congress (APC) and its Governorship Candidate in the December 5, 2015
election, Timipre Sylva.

The panel members said they will deliver a detailed judgement on
November 18.