Tension Everywhere As Nyesom Wike, 5 Other Top Governors, Hold Emergency Meeting, Set To Take Final Decision On CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen

The South-South Governors Forum, has scheduled an emergency meeting of the Forum, for Sunday.

The South-South Governors include those of Edo, Delta, Rivers, Cross Rivers, Akwa Ibom, and Bayelsa States.

A statement by the Special Adviser, Media Relations to the Governor of Bayelsa State, Fidelis Soriwei, stated that among other things, deliberation would feature the recent developments involving the Chief Justice of the Federation, Justice Walter Onnoghen.

Also to be deliberated at the meeting, would be the security òf the Niger Delta, during and after the elections, and the issue of derivation.

Expressing his opinion at the development in the Supreme Court, Governor Dickson said that while he was yet to know the full details surrounding the developments at the Supreme Court concerning the CJN, it is a grave and dangerous escalation, coming a few weeks to the general elections.

He noted that the South-South Governors would address a Press Conference after the meeting, to convey the position of the zone to the Nigerian public.

Governor Dickson stressed that all hands must be on the deck to prevent the subversion and desecration of the ethos of democracy, as the nation moves nearer to the elections.


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