Appeal court Upholds governor Lalong’s victory
Governor Simon Bako Lalong of the plateau state has been formed by the appeal court sitting in Jos. Governor Lalong who affirmed his victory said it wasn’t just for him but for the entire people of the state.
In a statement issued out shortly after his affirmation in court, by the director of press and public affairs, Makut Simon Macham, quoted the governor as saying that this has shown that the people of the state believed in their rescue mission.
“This is not a victory for me but for the entire people of Plateau who have demonstrated faith in our rescue mission. Like I have repeatedly said, I am governor for everyone irrespective of party, tribe, religious or any other affiliations.” – Long