Kogi Central Senatorial District Election Results Upheld by Court
Lokoja, 31, October 2023 – In a show of sportsmanship and a commitment to democratic principles, Admiral Usman Jibrin, the Governorship Candidate of the Accord Party in Kogi State, has extended his heartfelt congratulations to Barrister Natasha Akpoti-Uduaghan on her victory at the Court of Appeal. The ruling reaffirms her position as the legitimately elected Senator representing the Kogi Central Senatorial District.
The Court of Appeal’s decision, which confirmed Barrister Natasha Akpoti-Uduaghan as the rightful occupant of the Kogi Central Senatorial seat, has been celebrated as a triumph for democracy and the rule of law. Admiral Usman Jibrin’s congratulatory message underscores the importance of unity and respect for the electoral process.
In his message, Admiral Usman Jibrin stated, “I extend my warmest congratulations to Barrister Natasha Akpoti-Uduaghan on her well-deserved victory at the Court of Appeal. This outcome is not only a personal triumph but a victory for the people of Kogi Central Senatorial District who elected her to represent their interests in the Senate.”
He continued, “In the spirit of democracy, I commend the judiciary for upholding the principles of fairness and justice in this case. It is a testament to the strength of our institutions and their commitment to preserving the integrity of our democratic processes.”
The Court of Appeal’s verdict brings an end to a legal battle that lasted several months, and Barrister Natasha Akpoti-Uduaghan’s victory has been celebrated by her supporters and constituents.
Admiral Usman Jibrin’s gesture of congratulation serves as a reminder that, beyond the political divide, the primary goal of all elected representatives should be to work together for the betterment of their communities and the nation as a whole.