The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has slammed the rumour making round that its leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzakky is dead. The spokesperson of the group, Ibrahim Musa, on his official twitter page on Wednesday urged Nigerians to disregard the information saying their leader is doing okay.
There are indications that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is exploring all available options to reverse the January 14 decision of the Supreme Court which nullified the election of Emeka Ihedioha as the Governor of Imo state and declared the candidate of the ruling All progressives Congress, Hope Uzodinma as duly elected.
The Ohanaze Ndigbo, a Socio Cultural group of Igbo people has on Monday called on the Imo state indigenes to accept in good faith the Supreme court verdict that upturned the Governorship election of Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and uphold that of Hope Uzodimma of the All Progressive Congress (APC).
The founder of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, has thrown his weight behind the Supreme Court judgment on the Imo State governorship election. According to Dailypost, Uwazuruike said he fully supports the Supreme Court ruling which sacked Emeka Ihedioha and declared Hope Uzodinma governor of Imo State.
The National Leader of the ALL Progressives Congress, APC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Tuesday revealed why the recently established security outfit in the South West, Amotekun will not live up to expectations. Tinubu who has been under intense pressure from leaders across the country to state his position on the outfit,
Mr Emeka Ihedioha, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who is also the sacked Governor of Imo State, has said despite the Supreme Court upturning his victory as the Governor of Imo state, he disclosed his faith remain strong in the Nigerian democracy. Ihedioha stated this on Sunday when he received members of the National Working Committee (NWC) lead by the Party Chairman, Mr Uche Secondus who paid him a solidarity visit at his Abuja residence.
The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the 2019 election of the Sokoto State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Aminu Tambuwal, as the Governor of Sokoto State. A seven-man panel of justices of the apex court headed by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Tanko Muhammad, had last week stood down its proceedings to enable it to deliver judgement on Sokoto State governorship election dispute.