A storm of reactions by Nigerians has greeted the Supreme Court judgment which declared Hope Uzodinma governor of Imo state, southeast Nigeria.
Wotzup News had reported earlier that the Supreme court sacked Emeka Ihedioha as governor of Imo state and affirmed Uzodinma as the winner of the March 9 governorship election.
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Giving judgment on the election on Tuesday, a seven-man panel of justices in a unanimous decision, held that Ihedioha did not win the majority of votes cast in the election.
Justice Kudirat Kekere-Ekun, who read the judgment, ordered INEC to withdraw the certificate of return issued to Ihedioha and give a fresh one to his APC rival.
Moments after the news broke, Nigerians took to the micro-blogging site, Twitter to react to the judgment.