Thursday, 22 September 2016

APC’s Chidi Lloyd loses out as Appellate Court upholds elections of PDP candidates

The Appeal Court sitting in Rivers State, today, Thursday, September 22, 2016, delivered a unanimous judgment, upholding the election of Hon Sam Ogeh of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the Emohua State Constituency.
Similarly, the Appeal Court has dismissed appeals filed by Sir Collins A. N. Owhonda and Eric Apia, all of the All Progressives Congress, who were respectively challenging the elections of Mrs. Blessing Nsiegbe and Hon Martins Mannah of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
Also dismissed is the appeal filed by the All Progressives Congress candidate for Obio/Akpo Constituency 1, Mr. Collins Ordu, against the election of the Leader of the State Assembly and PDP candidate, Hon Martins A. Amaewhule.