Governor Seriake Dickson has emerged as the sole governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the upcoming governorship elections in Bayelsa State.

Two other candidates contesting the December 5 governorship race against Governor Seriake Dickson in Bayelsa State have been disqualified by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

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Senator Emmanuel Paulker, representing Bayelsa Central Senatorial District and Ebikintin Diongoli a former Local Government Chairman of Kolokuma/Opokuma, who also served as Commissioner for Sports Development in the Governor Dickson-led administration were disqualified from the race during a screening exercise at the Zonal Office in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

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The Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Osom Macbere, confirmed that Governor Dickson passed the screening exercise which authorizes him to run for the office of Governor the second time.

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