The All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned the Peoples Democratic Social gathering (PDP) to thoughts its enterprise because the Supreme Court docket has reserved judgment on the assessment of the Zamfara State governorship election.
APC in an announcement on Wednesday by its Nationwide Publicity Secretary, Lanre Issa-Onilu, mentioned the PDP “has no business in this matter as it is clearly an intra-party affair in which the All Progressives Congress (APC) is asking the Apex Court to review its judgment.”
Whereas asking the principle opposition get together to not intrude with the apex court docket’s choice, Issa-Onilu recalled that the ruling get together had disagreed its primaries carried out final yr in Zamfara.
Based on him, the get together’s victory within the governorship election was quashed when an APC member instituted a court docket case.
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Talking additional, he mentioned: “It’s a longtime incontrovertible fact that the Supreme Court docket had earlier declared that they will solely assessment their judgement to appropriate errors. So, we marvel why the PDP is shivering over this matter as if they’re conscious there might be an error.
“Our suspicion is supported by the PDP’s well-known crooked tactic of at all times crying wolf once they understand that the rule of legislation slightly than impunity is about to take impact.
“Let it’s recognized that the Justices of the Supreme Court docket have by no means lacked the braveness to behave rightly even within the face of the PDP’s normal intimidation and blackmail.”
Issa-Onilu, subsequently, mentioned it’s “irresponsible of the PDP to raise infantile accusation against the Supreme Court and our party. On this matter, PDP is an interloper and a shameless busybody.”
His remarks come hours after the PDP raised severe concern over the choice of the apex court docket to order judgement on the election matter.
Talking at a information convention in Abuja, the PDP spokesman Kola Ologbondiyan mentioned the choice of the Supreme Court docket to order judgement isn’t in tandem with its established follow.
Ologbondiyan alleged that the vacuum created by the apex Court docket might be exploited to control the judgement in favour of the ruling get together.