Nigerians have taken to social media to react to the Supreme Court judgement which nullified the election of Bayelsa State Governor-Elect, David Lyon and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo.
LIB reported that the Supreme Court judgement was in affirmation of the decision of a federal excessive courtroom which disqualified Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, Lyon’s operating mate for submitting cast credentials to Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC).
The panel of justices led by Mary Odili requested INEC to withdraw the certificates of return issued to Lyon and re-issue one other to the candidate with the second highest quantity of votes, which is Individuals’s Democratic Get together (PDP) candidate, Senator Duoye Diri.
The Supreme Court judgement nevertheless ignited blended reactions on social media. Whereas some Nigerians praised the apex courtroom for the judgement, others expressed disappointment.
Listed below are some tweets under;