BAKASSI: Supreme Court Judgment Favors INEC Not Litigant, Says Cross River Resident Electoral Commissioner (VIDEO)

In Breaking News, CrossRiverWatch TV, International News, Interviews, National News, News, Politics, Reports

By Ilam Patricia

The Resident Electoral Commissioner in Cross River State, Dr. Frankland Briyai, has said that the February 23rd, 2018 Supreme Court Judgment in the case between INEC and ANOR Versus Muri Edet Etim and Others over recognition of Law No. 7 was set aside because INEC is not bound to obey laws created by State Assemblies but only those made by the National Assembly and therefore cannot be made to obey Law. No 7.

Dr. Frankland bared his mind while fielding questions from members of the Association of Cross River Online Journalists (ACROJ), during a courtesy visit to his office.

It will be recalled that people of Bakassi had gone to court to compel INEC to recognize and conduct elections in the areas adjusted by the Cross River State House of Assembly under the controversial Law No. 7.

Watch report on CrossRiverWatch TV below.

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism

CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.


New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here

Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On Today

You may also read!

16 Times Ayade Has Ordered Recruitment And Once It Worked

By Jonathan Ugbal Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State on Thursday “ordered” the recruitment of 20,000 people into


#EndSARS: Cross River Inquiry Panel Gives Victims 2 Weeks To Submit Petitions

By Jonathan Ugbal Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River on Thursday inaugurated the judicial panel of enquiry headed by


BREAKING: Ayade Orders Indefinite Suspension Of School Fee For Indigenous CRUTECH Students, Employment Of 20,000

By Archibong Jeremiah Information reaching our newsroom has it that, the Cross River State Governor, Sen. Ben Ayade has


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now