YUMKELLA, KEILIE, JOB, TIMBO AND CO TAKE SLPP TO COURT AFTER HEAVY ELECTION DEFEATS 

YUMKELLA, KEILIE, JOB, TIMBO AND CO TAKE SLPP TO COURT AFTER HEAVY ELECTION DEFEATS 
After suffering heavy defeats in the SLPP lower level elections, the Aspirants Alliance have taken the SLPP to court to stop the party from continuing the lower level elections.
Yumkella, Keilie, JOB, Timbo and others have sponsored three of their supporters namely Alusine Bangura, Alex Kargbo and Victor Sheriff who filed an injunction application against the SLPP to put on hold the regional elections slated for Saturday 10th December. 
Confirmed sources revealed that the court action by the Aspirants Alliance was agreed upon by the Aspirants in a meeting few days ago attended by Chief Kapen. 
One of the sources went on “In the meeting all the flagbearer aspirants looked demoralised. Mr Yumkella and Mr Benjamin came up with the idea that they should take the party to court to stop the regional elections and the NEC meeting. After a lengthy discussion, Alpha Timbo advised them that they should use the names of their supporters and not their names because it will damage their reputations.” 
However, the court papers which have been posted on social media have been criticised by majority of SLPP members. One Mabinty Bangura who disclosed she lives in Makeni said “These Alliance members are enemies of SLPP. They don’t care about this party except for their selfish desires. I feel ashamed to call Yumkella and Timbo my northern brothers. They are a disgrace.”
Edward Cole, a young generation member in Freetown said “How do they (aspirants of the alliance) want to lead this party by taking us to court? All I see from them is just hatred for Bio and their evil plans to keep this party in opposition. They are a bunch of evil people.”
A 70 year old Pa Alusine who has been supporting SLPP since his youth days said about the injunction “I blame Kapen. He is the worst chairman I have seen in this party. He is now part of the Alliance and they are being sponsored by APC to destroy SLPP. They will never succeed because this party will come to power in 2018.”
There has been no official reaction to the injunction application as the National Officers are preparing to hold the regional elections tomorrow. A senior party source said that the regional elections will continue tomorrow, Saturday 10th December as planned. The party source said that they are not aware or being served by any court order. He confirmed that the authority to stop the lower level elections lies with SLPP NEC and that was expressed in the Supreme Court judgement.
Shame on Yumkella wit his APC supporters planning to hyjack De slpp party​

About Patric Foryoh

Patric Foryoh Daboh is a blogger, Political, social activist,a satirist and co-founder & Co Editor of Makoni Times Newspaper based in United States of America. He studied Multimedia in the United States.He has met and interviewed personalities including Former vice-president of Sierra Leone Alhaji Sam Sumana, late Tamba Sam SLPP Secretary General , Gloria Strasser , David Tam Mbayoh , Agibu Jalloh, Chernor Bah, Murtala Mohamed , Mohamed Kamarainba Mansaray, J. Arr, Nasser Ayoub, Alpha Timbo, Robin Farley, Bai Mahmoud, and many more. Patric has produced the "Diolog" show at the TPN radio and was the social media correspondent for TPN . He has appeared on numerous daily newspapers publication in Sierra Leone. He blogs at Sierra Leone one man civil society blog on relationship, sex, marriage, faith & culture, politics, religion. He was the programming manager at Mamba TV. Patric Foryoh was named as the 54 Most Influential People in Sierra Leone by Swit Salone.com Patric Foryoh represents the new wave of new voices in Sierra Leone/Africa media who are breaking boundaries and charting new territories. He is a husband and a father of a son and a daughter.

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