The supreme court has affirmed the election of Rivers state governor NYESOM WIKE and declared him as the duly elected governor of the state.
The Apex court in a judgment by a seven man panel led by Justice KUDIRAT KEKERE-EKUN set aside the judgment of the court of Appeal which nullified WIKE’s elections.
The Supreme Court said it will give reasons for its decision on February twenty two, twenty sixteen.
Governor WIKE had approached the Supreme Court after the Court of Appeal and before the Rivers state elections Petition tribunal nullified his election.
We will bring you details in our subsequent bulletins.