The information has just come out, the Supreme Court has just overturned the decision rendered in Ziguinchor by judge Sabassy FAYE.
The Dakar Supreme Court annulled the decision of the Ziguinchor court ordering the reinstatement of Ousmane SONKO on the electoral lists. She refers the case for trial to the Special Court of Dakar.
During this hearing, the Attorney General of the Supreme Court, Ousmane DIAGNE, asked to “reject the appeal of the judicial agent of the State», ensuring that the Ziguinchor court was indeed competent to examine the request for reinstatement on the lists of Mr. SONKO.
Judge Sabassy FAYE annulled, Thursday October 12, the removal of Ousmane SONKO from the electoral lists. This removal prevented the opponent, in prison since the end of July, from being a candidate for the 2024 presidential election.
Following this decision, the State filed an appeal before the Supreme Court to overturn this decision.