The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed its surprise at the Wednesday judgment of the Supreme Court on the Presidential Election Petition filed by the party and its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.
This was contained in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, on Wedneday in Abuja, while reacting to the Supreme Court judgment that upheld the election of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Ologbondiyan said the party was awaiting the Supreme Court to release the details of its judgment to see how it arrived at it
According to the secretary, the PDP made a solid case, with indisputable evidence, showing that Abubakar won the Presidential election.
Ologbondiyan said that the party was surprised that the justices of the Supreme Court held otherwise.
“However, that is the highest court of the land.
“Notwithstanding, the distinction of our case remains for Nigerians, including generations yet unborn, to appreciate,’’ he stated.
He added that PDP and Nigerians await the justices of the Supreme Court to release the reasons for the verdict.
Ologbondiyan expressed the party’s appreciation to millions of Nigerians across board for voting for Abubakar in the election.
He commended their unflinching support for the PDP during the election and throughout the duration of court proceedings.