Rivers State Election Petition Tribunal has just Nullified Wike’s Election as Governor!!


The Rivers State Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Abuja has nullified the gubernatorial poll of April 11, 2015,which returned Governor Nyesom Wike of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the winner.

The Justice Suleiman Ambrosa-led tribunal at its verdict Saturday also ordered Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to conduct a fresh election within 90 days.

The All Progressive Congress (APC) and its governorship candidate, Hon. Dakuku Peterside had challenged the outcome of the result that declared Wike winner, alleging widespread electoral malpractices.

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