Numbers of Protesters stormed the Sierra High Court today April 3rd 2018 demanding the National ELectoral Commision to announce the results of the March 31 Presidential Election Run-Off in Sierra Leone.
This follows reports that the ruling All People’s Congress (APC) has filled an injunction in the high court to stop announcement of the results.
The concerned protesters who spoke to Sierraloaded alleged that the ruling All People’s Congress (APC) are devising means to stop announcement of the results having seen that they’ve lost the election.
It would be recalled that the opposition Sierra Leone People’s Party (SLPP) has yesterday, released its own provision results, claiming victory and announcing their Presidential Candidate, Rt. Brig Julius Maada Bio as the next President of Sierra Leone.
Meanwhile, a lawyer who is a member of the All People’s congress has described the alleged injunction as mere rumors. In his words, “There is, currently, no application before the Court relating to an injunction on Election results.
“So in the interim, shouldn’t we be ensuring that things cool down until we can verify these rumors, Sir?