“In a democracy, you need a strong judiciary, a free press and an impartial electoral umpire. Nigeria has none of those three elements as at today,” says Atiku.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed shock at the judgment of the Supreme Court of Nigeria on the Presidential election petition filed by the party and its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.
The Supreme Court of Nigeria on Wednesday dismissed an appeal by the main opposition candidate to overturn the result of February’s presidential election in which Buhari was returned to office.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described Supreme Court’s affirmation of the election of River State Governor Nyesom Wike as the final triumph of justice and the will of the people of over anti-democratic forces seeking to forceful take over the state.