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Biobarakam­a Degi-eremienyo (Bayelsa East)


Degi-eremienyo was elected senator in the 2019 general elections and in September of the same year, he was announced as David lyon’s running mate in the November 16, 2019 governorsh­ip election in Bayelsa State. On November 12, 2019, the federal high court in Abuja disqualifi­ed him as lyon’s running mate for the Bayelsa State governorsh­ip election on the basis of falsificat­ion of academic documents.

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