The All Progressives Congress, APC in Bayelsa Condition, has reacted to the Supreme Courtroom judgement that upheld its earlier stand on the governorship election in the Point out.
The APC had approached the apex court docket, asking it to reverse an previously ruling which sacked David Lyon as the Governor-elect of the State.
Having said that, the Supreme Court refused to revert alone and as an alternative, struck out the APC and Lyon’s application.
The APC, which will now keep its placement as the main opposition bash in the state, called on the persons of the condition to acknowledge the judgement.
Jonathan Amos, the Chairman of the APC in the Point out, who spoke with reporters in Yenagoa, the funds on Thursday, explained the get together and Lyon, appreciated the self confidence reposed in them by the individuals.
He stated the judgement was a unpleasant just one, and that the members of the bash and the people of the point out should acknowledge it in very good religion.
He thanked Bayelsans and the voting age who sacrificed in their numbers to transform out to vote on the 16th November, 2019.
“We are in fact specifically honoured and humble to have more than three hundred and forty thousand (340,000) votes, that to us shown the adjust matrix we all yearn and drive.
“You could recall that on the 13th of February 2020, the supreme Court docket disqualified the APC-ticket and ordered for immediate swearing-in of Senator Douye Diri and Senator Lawrence Ewrujakpor as Governor and Deputy Governor respectively. The new news led to pockets of violence throughout the condition which Chief David Lyon had condemned before.
“The occasion not glad with the determination created an attraction to the exact Apex Courtroom for a assessment. Yesterday, 26th February, 2020, the Supreme Court docket expressed its audacity of finality by upholding her earlier judgement.
“Therefore, enable me thank all social gathering faithfuls and Bayelsans for their assistance, prayers, encouragement and sacrifice in the course of the strategies during the election and even to this present minute.
“Let me also encourage all party devoted and Bayelsans in typical to accept the decision of the Supreme Courtroom in excellent faith and ensue peace and appreciate.
He included that as a get together, the APC need to unite to uphold peace to leverage on the enjoy extended to the individuals of Bayelsa.