Hours after the Supreme Court docket sacked the governor-elect of Bayelsa State, David Lyon, and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo, Channels Tv has solely obtained the enrolled order of the judgement.
The judgement abstract comprises the 9 main choices that make up the ruling of the apex court docket on the subject of the election.
A five-man panel of the apex court docket led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili on Thursday ordered the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee to withdraw the Certificates of Return issued to the All Progressives Congress’ candidate (Lyon) because the winner of the November 16, 2019 governorship election within the state.
The Apex Court docket ordered INEC to subject a recent certificates of return to the candidate of the social gathering with the subsequent highest votes and with the required constitutional unfold of votes within the outcomes of the election, that are the Peoples Democratic Social gathering.
See the enrolled order under: