Buhari’s Minister Commends Supreme Court Over David Lyon Sacking. Festus Keyamo Nigeria’s Minister of State for Labour and Productivity has commended the Supreme Court after her judgment that sacked David Lyon governor-elect of Bayelsa State.
The Minister took to his twitter page to make this commendation after judgment which declared Duoye Diri of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) winner of the November 16 governorship election as was delivered on Thursday by the apex court.
The minister stated that the action was best for his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), forcing look within so as to prevent such from repeating itself.
On his twitter page, Keyamo wrote: “The Supreme Court has been firm and resolute so far regarding pre-election cases and Election Petitions. I commend their lordships.
“As a party, we have to look at our own internal party mechanisms that make us give our victories needlessly away to the opposition and take appropriate actions.”