Opobo/Nkoro Local Government Area’s Executive Chairman, Rt. Hon(Dr) Enyiada Cookey-Gam, DSSRS Balolo of Opobo Kingdom, has extended heartfelt congratulations to Governor Siminalayi Fubara on his resounding victory at the Supreme Court. The chairman expressed confidence that the court’s decision further solidifies the mandate freely given to the governor by the people of Rivers State.
Describing the victory as a validation of the people’s trust, Dr. Cookey-Gam applauded the Supreme Court for meticulously reviewing the merits of the preceding judgments at the Tribunal and the Appellate court before delivering its decision. Justice Ibrahim Saulawa, leading the panel, struck out the appeal filed by the opposition for lacking in merit. The unanimous ruling highlighted the appellant’s failure to substantiate allegations of non-compliance with the Electoral Act during the election.
Acknowledging this triumph as a redefining moment, the chairman emphasized the brilliant and visionary leadership of Governor Fubara. Dr. Cookey-Gam expressed optimism that this victory will propel the state towards irreversible growth and development.
The Chief Press Secretary to the Chairman, Clinton Tamunoiduari Thomas Ogolo, signed the statement, affirming that this victory resonates not only with the people of Rivers State but with all residents. The statement concludes on January 25th, 2024, marking a significant milestone in the political landscape of the region.Follow us on social media