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Supreme Court Dismisses APC’s Application To Review Bayelsa Judgment

The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the applications for a review of its February 13, 2020, judgment which overturned the All Progressives Congress’ victory in the last governorship election in Bayelsa State. A seven-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Sylvester Ngwuta stated that  the applications filed by the APC and its governorship […]

Supreme Court Dismisses Lyon And APC’s Application For Lacking In

The Supreme Court has dismissed an application for review of the judgment which sacked the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Bayelsa state, David Lyon and his Deputy, Senator Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo. According to Justice Amina Augie who read the judgment, the application lacks merit, adding that the decisions of the court are […]

Supreme Court Sacks Bayelsa Governor-Elect, Lyon

The Supreme Court has sacked the Governor-elect of Bayelsa State, David Lyon, and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo. In a unanimous judgment delivered by Justice Ejembi Ekwo, the court ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued to Mr Lyon. The Apex Court also ordered a fresh certificate be issued […]