#BayelsaDecides2023: Governor Diri Wins Polling Unit Of Labour Party Candidate, Eradiri

The Bayelsa State Governor and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Saturday, November 11 governorship polls, Duoye Diri has defeated the Labour Party (LP) flagbearer, Udengs Eradiri in his polling unit.

Naija News understands that Diri defeated Eradiri in his PU 05, Ward 10, Yenagoa LG, Bayelsa State.

According to the report seen by our correspondent, Diri polled 130 votes while Eradiri got 8 votes.

See the result.

PU 05, Ward 10, Yenagoa LG, Bayelsa state.
LP: 08
APC: 45
PDP: 130

Party In Power Using State Resources For Vote Buying – Bayelsa LP Candidate, Eradiri Alleges

Earlier, the governorship candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in Bayelsa State, Udengs Eradiri, had alleged vote buying is ongoing in the off-cycle election in the state.

According to him, the party in power used the state’s resources to buy votes.

Naija News reports that Eradiri asserted shortly after exercising his civic responsibility at his polling unit at Ward 10, Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa, at about 9:10 am.

The LP candidate said the money to be used for education is being squandered for vote buying.

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“The state resources are everywhere shared. The money that should have been used for schools, education, and the economy of the state is thrown around to buy votes. And sometimes I wonder how people sit on a seat they did not win…,” Eradiri said in a video clip shared by The Cable.

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