PDP Re­claims Bayelsa as Supreme Court Sacks APC’s Gover­nor-elect

• INEC to re­work poll re­sults to de­ter­mine re­place­ment • Rul­ing party re­jects ver­dict, says no gov in Bayelsa • Op­po­si­tion party wel­comes judg­ment, in­sists on Imo

THISDAY - - FRONT PAGE - Chuks Okocha, Alex Enumah, Ade­dayo Ak­in­wale in Abuja and Em­manuel Ad­deh in Ye­nagoa

The Supreme Court yes­ter­day dashed the hope of the All Pro­gres­sives Congress (APC) to take over power in Bayelsa State as it an­nulled the party’s vic­tory in the Novem­ber 16, 2019 gov­er­nor­ship elec­tion in the state.

The nul­li­fi­ca­tion of the party’s vic­tory set the stage for the Peo­ples Demo­cratic Party (PDP), which has been in power in the state since

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