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BREAKING: Court Disqualifies APC’s Deputy Gov. Candidate in Bayelsa

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The Federal High Court in Abuja has disqualified the ’s deputy Governorship candidate, , in the November 16 Governorship election in the state.

Justice , in a judgment, said he found no nexus in the name on his school-leaving certificate, first degree (BA), Master’s and the affidavits he sworn to the correct his name.

The judge held that all his documents bore different names and he, consequently disqualified him on the ground that he provided false information to the electoral body to stand for the election. 

The Peoples Democratic Party () had sued the Bayelsa APC governorship candidate, , Degi-Eremienyo and INEC, seeking the disqualification of Degi-Eremienyo.The court granted the prayer as canvassed.

Adelowo Adegboyega
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