The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Sunday, raised an alarm, accusing the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi of connivance with Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami to make use of the instrumentality of the Supreme Court to wreck constitutional disaster within the concluded Rivers State governorship election.
It additionally particularly alleged that the appearing Chief Judge of Nigeria, CJN, Tanko Mohammed was beneath strain by some determined APC leaders to reverse the Supreme Court verdict excluding the APC from the simply concluded governorship and State Assembly elections.
PDP spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan disclosed this whereas briefing newsmen in Abuja.
In his phrases, “We need to alert Nigerians of contemporary plot by determined APC leaders working with Malami to trigger constitutional disaster in Rivers State.
“The appearing Chief Judge of Nigeria, CJN, Tanko Mohammed is beneath mounting strain to reverse the Supreme Court verdict excluding APC from participation within the governorship and State Assembly elections within the State.
“Nigeria can recall that the apex court had earlier dominated that the APC primaries had been invalid and may’t be thought-about.
“In the February 23 and March 9, elections, APC was lawfully excluded from participation within the elections that had been held within the state.
“Despite the usage of violence, killings and compromised safety brokers to disrupt election course of within the state, but, the people expressed their voice on the polls in favour of the PDP.
“It can be a public data that the APC adopted and bankrolled the AAC candidate however the people of the state weren’t deterred.
“In the face of all odds, the desire of the people of Rivers State prevailed amidst brazen violence, rigging and manipulation.
“This demonstrated that the PDP is standard and accepted not solely by the people of the State however everywhere in the nation.
“Now Amaechi is right into a contemporary plot going across the state giving the people the peace of mind that he has the ears of the appearing CJN to reverse the political standing of the APC to allow the social gathering take part in a deliberate contemporary ballot.
On this premise, the PDP has cautioned that the Supreme Court being the best temple of Justice held in a excessive esteem within the nation mustn’t enable itself for destruction by determined politicians”.