The Court of Appeal has upheld the election of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki as the lawmaker representing Kwara Central Senatorial District.
Highly elated Saraki took to his Facebook page to celebrate the victory on Thursday, December 10, 2015.
He wrote: “Delighted to hear Court of Appeal upheld my election as Senator representing Kwara Central Senatorial District. Thank you for all your support & prayers. Rest assured that I’m committed to making sure the 8th Senate is people oriented.”
Senator Saraki emerged as the president of the Nigerian Senate after he obtained the support of the opposition PDP caucus in a surprise vote that overturned the wishes of the ruling APC party leadership.