C’River North Senatorial By-election: The Journey From Sept 5, 2020 Till Date

By Ebriku John Friday They started the falsehood from day one… He lost a primary he keenly contested. He was actually disqualified but a Federal High Court PortHarcourt cleared him to contest. Sensing defeat. He pulled out midway shamefully to a hotel to announce himself with a concocted result that can never stand the test of time. His primary result failed the integrity test of PDP. The party rejected it and endorsed the authentic result that announced Senator Stephen Odey Ph D as a winner of September 5, 2020 Senatorial…

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Appeal Court Upturns High Court Judgement On Cross River PDP Chairmanship Tussle

By Matthew Okache, Emma Una Appeal Court sitting in Calabar on Friday upturned a Port –Harcourt High Court judgement on the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Cross River State chapter chairmanship tussle. The Presiding Judge of the Court of Appeal Calabar, Justice M S Owoade who delivered the judgement in suit CA/C/386/2020, between Venatius Ikem and others versus PDP and Alphonsus Eba, the court held that the PDP rules and guidelines on election of its officials overrides whatever interferes with the election process. “Section 147 of the PDP Constitution has explicitly…

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