Benue State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP), Sir John Ngbede, has described Tuesday’s Supreme Courtroom judgment affirming the election of Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue, as a seem dispensation of justice richly deserved.
The Supreme Court docket on Tuesday laid to relaxation, all litigations emanating from the March 9, 2019 governorship election in Benue Condition.
Justice Sylvester Ngwuata, in a 30-second judgement, held that, “the judgement of the Tribunal and Courtroom of Charm need not to be disturbed”, thereby, striking out the attractiveness introduced before the apex court by Barr. Emmanuel Jime, the applicant of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
In an job interview with our Each day Submit shortly immediately after the judgment, the PDP Chairman, who was also joined in the match, noted that Ortom’s victory at the polls was so in depth and stable that no volume of petition could have dislodged it.
He said the people of the state spoke in one voice for the duration of the governorship election on the 9th of March and the supplementary polls on the 23rd of March, 2019 when they voted overwhelmingly for the party’s applicant.
Ngbede expressed fulfillment that the Election Tribunal, Court docket of Enchantment and the Supreme Court were being unanimous in dismissing the attractiveness towards the victory of the Governor, thus upholding the choice of the people today.
He expressed gratitude to the people of the Point out for their unwavering aid to the Governor and the PDP, while the elections and litigations lasted, assuring them that the administration would now settle down to supply them quality support devoid of distractions.