The decision was taken after a meeting with religious leaders in the state today.
Senators Kabiru Gaya, Ibrahim Gobir, Barau Jubrin, Obinna Ogba, Michael Nnaji, Rochas Okorocha and Theodore Orji all spoke in support of the bill.
The money was said to be payment for a hotel owned by Jonathan where the APC candidate would have ruled from pending the completion of the government house said to be on renovation at the time.
The governor was said to have went to the area to interact with traditional rulers when the youths who learnt of his presence struck.
The seven man panel which dismissed the application of the opposition on Tuesday was headed by Tanko Mohammad, the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN).
The PDP and its candidate approached the Supreme Court seeking review of the judgment ousting them.
He said his main aim of delivering the state to the APC is to bargain for an Igbo presidency at the completion of the president's tenure in 2023.
The PDP helmsman urged them never to return to the APC whom he said has disappointed the nation.
He said the photos trending on social media was from a courtesy visit paid to him by Hausa community residing in the state.
The People Democratic Party (PDP) benefitted from the verdict of the Supreme Court when it was delivered.