Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha reportedly wept in his office over his loss to Senator Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Ihedioha was sacked by the country’s Apex Court on Tuesday evening in a judgement delivered by a 7-man panel led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Muhammad. The All Progressives Congress, APC has since congratulated Uzodinma on his victory.
The Deputy Senate President, Ovie Omo-Agege praised Uzodinma, describing the development as a victory for democracy. “Your victory and that of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) is a clear indication that no matter how long it takes, light will always prevail over darkness.
“By reclaiming Imo State, I am optimistic that our party, the APC, will clinch more states not only in the South-East geopolitical zone but also in the South-South in the 2023 governorship elections”.
Ex-Governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha has also congratulated Uzodinma, pledging to work with him and his government.
According to a Facebook User, Rochas Rochas, Ihedioha wept over the development