By: Abubakar Shuaibu
The Judgement of Kogi State Election Petitions Tribunal that re-affirmed the election of Governor Yahaya Bello as the duly elected candidate with the highest vote in the November 16, 2019 Governorship election in Kogi State has further enriched jurisprudence and enhanced the hope of the common man.
The Secretary to the Government of Kogi State, Dr.(Mrs. Folashade Arike Ayoade stated this while congratulating the Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello, Deputy, Chief Edward Onoja and the APC over the land mark victory, describing it as a “well deserved judgement for the people”.
The Government scribe said the well articulated Judgement has placed the Judiciary as a sparkling defender of democracy and the wishes of the masses as they cast their votes to elect who governs them.
She expressed optimism that the victory will spur Governor Bello and his deputy to deliver on campaign promises to the good people of Kogi State.