Rivers Guber: Supreme Court upholds Wike’s election
The election fo Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has been upheld by the Supreme Court.
The decision by the Supreme Court favoured two appeals by Wike against a petition filed by Aawara Biokpomabo Festus, the African Action Congress, AAC, candidate in the 2019 governorship election.
The Court of Appeal had reversed two decisions made by the Governorship Election Tribunal in Rivers State.
The two appeals filed by Wike were upheld by a seven-man panel of the apex court which saw them as meritorious
Justice Ejembi Eko delivered the ruling which favours Wike.