Supreme Court Judgement On Rivers APC - Apex Court Strikes Out Rivers APC Case. An appeal filed by the All Progressives Congress to challenge the judgment of the Federal High Court in Port Harcourt barring the party from presenting candidates in Rivers State for the 2019 general elections has been struck out by the Supreme Court. Success Nwogu, Abuja. The Peoples Democratic Party on Friday said the judgment of the Supreme Court, upholding the nullification of the primaries of the All Progressives Congress in Rivers state The Supreme Court on Friday in Abuja upheld the order of a Federal High Court, Port Harcourt, nullifying the All Progressives Congress primaries in Rivers State. In a lead judgement delivered by Justice Sidi Barge, the Apex Court held that by virtue of section 11 Rule 5 of the Supreme Court rules, the appeal against the High Court ruling, having been withdrawn by the APC, was bound to be dismissed. Supreme Court Judgement On Rivers APC.