Shehu Sani, a previous lawmaker representing Kaduna Central district at the National Assembly has suggested President Muhammadu Buhari not to cancel his earlier scheduled excursion to Bayelsa for the swearing-in ceremony.
The President experienced concluded ideas to storm Bayelsa on Friday for the swearing-in of governor-elect, David Lyon of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
But the Supreme Court on Thursday nullified the election of Lyon and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo.
The apex court docket led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili on Thursday directed the Unbiased National Electoral Fee, INEC to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued to the All Progressives Congress’ candidates who have been before declared winners of the November 16, 2019 governorship election in the point out.
The five-person panel ordered INEC to immediately problem new certificates to the candidates of the social gathering with the following maximum votes.
Justice Ejembi Ekwo gave the ruling soon after disqualifying the APC’s deputy governorship applicant, Degi-Eremienyo, as a candidate in the election.
In his response, Sani tweeted, “The President ought to not postpone his vacation to Bayelsa.
“He should really go in advance and attend the swearing in of the new Governor-elect. A excellent time to verify he is for everybody…”