The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, has made his way to the Supreme Court to witness the judgment on the 2023 presidential election.
Wike, a prominent member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and a supporter of President Bola Tinubu, is present at the apex court to hear the verdict on the appeals filed against the president’s victory.
Justice Inyang Okoro, heading the seven-member panel of the Supreme Court, has arrived at the court and acknowledged the presence of the lawyers.
Chris Uche is representing Atiku Abubakar and the PDP, Abdullahi Aliyu is appearing for the Independence National Electoral Commission (INEC), Akintola Makinde is holding a brief for Tinubu, and Olumide Olujinmi is representing the APC.
Prominent politicians have already arrived at the complex of the apex court to witness the judgment. Some of the include the National Chairmen of the three main parties involved in the case: Abdullahi Ganduje of the APC, Julius Abure of the Labour Party, Amb. Umar Damagun of the PDP, Chief of Staff to Tinubu, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, among others.