See 6 things you need to know about the ongoing gubernatorial elections in Bayelsa :
1. The election will be conducted in the eight local government areas of the state.
2. 20 political parties are fielding candidates in the election.
3. There are 663,748 registered voters in the state.
4. There are 1,806 Polling Units spread across the local government areas.
5. 54% of the voters are men while 46% are women.
6. The contest is between the candidates of two parties,incumbent governor, Seriake Dickson of the Peoples Democratic Party and a former governor of the state, Timpre Sylva of the All Progressives Congress.