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#BayelsaDecides: Dickson records landslide victory for PDP in polling unit

Gov Seriake Dickson and wife, Rachel vote at Oriewari ward 2, unit 5, Toro-Orua in Sagbama LGA. Decries APC use of security agents to rub poll. Photo: Bassey Willie, Yenagoa

Bayelsa state governor, Henry Seriake Dickson has recorded landslide victory in his polling unit in Oriewari ward 2, unit 5 in Toro-Orua, Sagbama local government.

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP recorded 1906 votes in the unit to defeat the All Progressives Congress, APC with only 5 votes.

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Dickson had earlier in the day while casting his vote accused security agencies in the state of collaborating with APC to rig  his party out of the race.

READ: Bayelsa Decides: Gov Seriake, Wife vote in Sagbama – PHOTOS

More results are coming in as at the time of filling the report.

Meanwhile the APC is in early lead in Yenegoa, the state capital of Bayelsa in the governorship election in the state.

READ: #BayelsaDecides: APC leads in Yenagoa

The APC also recorded massive lead in Nembe ward 3, unit 2, with its governorship candidate, David Lyon polling 1,000 votes against the 22 votes recorded by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Douye Diri.

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