NBA commends supreme court over Zamfara judgment


Supreme Court of Nigeria

By Ibrahim G. Ahmad

The Zamfara Chapter of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has commended the Supreme Court over the judgment against the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that a five-man Supreme Court panel sitting in Abuja, on May 24 nullified the APC last primaries and all the seats won in the general elections.

The Supreme Court also directed the political parties and candidates with highest numbers of votes to be declared as the winners in all the offices contested.

The NBA State Chairman, Mr Bello Galadi, gave the commendation in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gusau on Friday.

Galadi said “Court as the last resort, has done the right thing in the right direction to rescue democracy in the state and country as whole.

“This showed that by implication, rule of law, justice and true democracy had started to emerge in the nation’s political system. ”

He, therefore,…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria