The South South Governors’ Forum has scheduled an emergency meeting of the Forum for Sunday.
This was revealed in a statement by the Special Adviser on Media Relations to Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, Fidelis Soriwei.
Soriwei stated that the security òf the Niger Delta during and after the 2019 elections, derivation and the move to sack and probe the Chief Justice of the Federation, Walter Onnoghen, would feature for deliberation at the meeting.
Expressing his opinion at the development in the Supreme Court, Governor Dickson said that while he was yet to know the full details surrounding the developments, it is a grave and dangerous escalation, coming a few weeks to the general elections.
He said that the South South Governors would address a press conference after the meeting to convey the position of the zone to the Nigerian public.
Governor Dickson said all efforts must be made to prevent the subversion and desecration òf the ethos of democracy in Nigeria as the nation moves nearer to the elections.