PDP Appeal Court Judgement: Govs Forum Rejects Reinstatement Of Sheriff

Governor Ayodele Fayose

THE Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Governors’ Forum on Friday kicked the outcome of the Court of Appeal sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State that reinstated Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as as the National Chairman of the Party, describing it as a rape on the Nation’s democracy.

Addressing news men in Abuja on Friday, the Chairman of the Forum who is also the Ekiti state Governor, Dr Ayodele Fayose, hinted that the Party would be heading for the Supreme Court to challenge the judgment

This came just as Governor Fayose confirmed that the Federal Ministry of Finance has reversed itself over N1billion.

Budget support Facility for the month of January this year belonging to the State earlier seized by the Federal Government as a letter to this effect had been transmitted to the state on Thursday.

Fayose while describing the Judgment as action against the will of the people said “If the people truly symbolizes what a party is, then the machinations of our detractors and the anti-democratic organs will not prevail at last.”

According to him, “we commend the minority judgment of the lower court and we believe the truth will prevail