Ortom vs Jime: Police points warning forward of Supreme Courtroom judgement

Forward of the Supreme Courtroom verdict on the Benue Governorship tussle, the Police in Benue State has mentioned they’re absolutely ready to take care of peace and safe lives and property within the state.

The defeated Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Emmanuel Jime and the APC are difficult the return of Gov. Samuel Ortom of the Folks’s Democratic Celebration (PDP) by INEC alleging electoral malpractices.


The duo are additionally praying the court docket to put aside Ortom’s victory and declare Jime winner of the March 9, 2019 governorship elections.

Jime and the APC lost their bid to upturn the elections on the Governorship Election and Petitions Tribunal and on the Attraction Courtroom, the place their petitions have been thrown out.

NAN reviews that the Supreme Courtroom is delivering judgment on the matter at this time.


The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in Benue, Mrs Sewuese Anene, advised NAN on Tuesday in Makurdi that police operatives have been already ” on the market to take care of legislation and order”.

” We’re effectively ready; we gained’t tolerate any breakdown of legislation and order,” Anene warned

Additionally talking to NAN, the Coordinator of the Basis for Justice Improvement and Peace, Rev.Fr Remigius Ihyula, sued for calm and absolute belief in God within the final result of the Supreme Courtroom verdict.


” I enchantment for calm, belief in God; who ever wins on the apex court docket, both Jime or Ortom, ought to prolong the olive department to the opposite and work to convey again the misplaced glory of the state.

” He ought to work exhausting to create jobs for the teaming unemployed youths of the state,” Ihyula suggested