Tuesday 14 January 2020

Why Supreme Court Sacked Ihedioha And Declared Uzodinma Winner In Imo

The Supreme Court on Monday nullified the election of Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the governor of Imo State.

The apex court declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressive Congress (APC) as the winner of the March 9 governorship election in the state.

In the unanimous judgement of the seven-member panel, read by Justice Kudirat Kekere-Ekun, the apex court agreed that results in 388 polling units were unlawfully excluded during the collation of the final governorship election result in Imo State.

Supreme Court: Celebration In Imo As Uzodinma Is Declared Winner

Supreme court: Joyful mood in Imo for Uzodinma

Jubilation has taken over the political atmosphere of Imo state, after the supreme court declared Senator Hope Uzodinma, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, authentic winner of the 2019 governorship election.

Vanguard observed on Tuesday, in Owerri, the celebration mood was high as some people were seen discussing it happily.