The Lagos State Election Petition Tribunal Monday declared as dead on arrival, a petition of the state Governorship Candidate of the opposition PDP, Dr Abdulazeez Adediran (a.k.a. Jandor), against Gov. Sanwo-Olu’s election.
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He is challenging the declaration of Peter Mbah as the winner of the March 18 governorship Election in Enugu State.
Justice Dongban-Mensem made the call on Friday in Abuja, while declaring open a one-day training on election petition tribunals organised for the 85 judges.
The Bauchi State elections petition tribunal has adjourned until April 30 the case involving Alhaji Tata Omar and the All Progressives Congress challenging the declaration of Mohammed Jatau of the Peoples Democratic Party as winner of the Zaki Federal Constituency poll.
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has described his victory at the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal as the triumph of truth over falsehood.
The National and State Assembly Elections Petition Tribunal in Enugu State on Monday refuse an application filed by the Peoples Democratic Party to strikeout the petition challenging the re-election of Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu.
Justice A. H. Suleiman, Chairman, National and State Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal in Kaduna state, says the tribunal has received 18 petitions from candidates not satisfied with the outcome of the just concluded 2019 polls in the state.
The Election Tribunal in Bauchi State said on Friday it had so far received 16 petitions from individuals and political parties on the just concluded Governorship, National and State Assembly elections in the state.
The Nasarawa state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party says it has filed cases at the election tribunal to seek redress over results of Governorship, National and State House of Assembly poll in the state.
The petitioners, the Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate in the Ekiti July 14 governorship election, Prof. Olusola Kolapo, had approached the tribunal to challenge the outcome of the election.
The petitioner, Praise Okechukwu and candidate of the Mega Progressive Peoples’ Party, was seeking the nullification of the election of Obiano as the state governor.
The APP had petitioned the tribunal against Obiano, All Progressives Grand Alliance and the Independent National Electoral Commission first second and third respondents for non-compliance to Electoral Act.
Delivering judgment, Justice Amiru Sanusi said the decision to relocate the tribunal to Abuja was hinged on national security.
Sanusi, therefore, held that Wike’s suit lacked merit and substance, saying: “This is to be thrown out in its entirety
The All Progressives Congress governorship candidate, Umana Okon Umana, had dragged Udom of the Peoples Democratic Party to the tribunal challenging his declaration as winner of the April 11 governorship election.
The State and National Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal in Enugu State on Monday dismissed two petitions by the All Progressives…
The Rivers State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, has described as false and misleading, media reports about the ruling…