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Supreme Court Dismisses Lyon &APC’s Petition

26 February 2020 National News News


The Supreme Court has dismissed the application made by David Lyon and the All progressives Congress seeking to set aside judgement that affirmed Douye Diri of The People’s Democratic Party PDP as governor of Bayelsa state.

Delivering judgement justice Amina Agie held that the decision of the apex court is final and the court lacked jurisdiction to review its judgement except on the grounds of order 8, rule 16 which permits review when there is a clerical mistake.

APC national chairman at supreme court

Cost of 10million Naira was therefore awarded in favour of the respondent.

Queenet Jitte/Abuja


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