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Bayelsa Judgement Review: Olanipekun Reacts To Supreme Court N30 Million Fine


Chief Wole Olanipekun (SAN), the counsel of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the review of Supreme Court’s judgment on the outcome of the Bayelsa State governorship election has finally spoken up after several week’s of the verdict

According to the legal icon who was not happy with the verdict of Justice Amina Augie, he did no wrong in filing an application seeking a review of the supreme court judgment on the Bayelsa state governorship election. Forget about what you read, I have done no wrong. The truth will come out.

“I haven’t done any wrong. I would be one of the few lawyers in Nigeria, who would say that I tried as much as possible to practice the profession in the best tradition of the bar, the best tradition of the legal profession.”At the end of the day, the truth will come out. We thank God for everything. I won’t say more than that now.”

Speaking further during a thanksgiving service in commemoration of a church auditorium he donated to the St. Peters Anglican Church, Ikere Ekiti., the legal luminary said:

.“I have not had any regret, I can tell you, in the profession of law that I have practised since 1976 when I was called to the bar, I thank God for what he has made out of me. I see it as a ministry,” he said.