The Presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party PDP, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has approached the Supreme Court to nullify the judgement of the Presidential Election Petition Court, which upheld the election of President Bola Tinubu.
The BoT Chairman, Sen. Adolphus Wabara, said this when he read the communique issued at the end of the board’s 75th meeting in Abuja on Thursday.
The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has faulted the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) explanation on the Tinubu Presidential Legal Team (TPLT) header inscription on the Certified True Copies (CTC) of the Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC) judgement.
Let’s begin with the golden words of Abraham Lincoln, an American lawyer, politician, and statesman who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in 1865. Lincoln profoundly posited: “Ballots are the rightful, and peaceful, successors of bullets, and that when ballots have fairly, and constitutionally, decided, there can be successful appeal, back to bullets; that there can be no successful appeal except to ballots themselves, at succeeding elections.” A case for introspection as all five Judges of the Appeal Court unanimously upheld the election of Asíwájú Bola Ahmed Tinubu as President C-in-C of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
This followed the discovery of the name of the legal team of President Bola Tinubu on the CTC of the PEPC judgment.
Albert told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Saturday, Oyo State in Ibadan that this would be better and help prevent a further waste of resources at the Supreme Court.
Babarinde gave the advice on Saturday in a congratulatory message to President Bola Tinubu on his victory at the Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC).
In a statement signed by its Deputy National Publicity Secretary, James Ezema, the CNPP urged “politicians to discourage their followers from engaging in any act that is capable of causing breach of public peace.“
The Vice-President, Kashim Shettima, has said that judgment delivered by the Presidential Election Petition Court is a testimony to the fate Nigerians have in President Bola Tinubu and his administration.
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State on Wednesday congratulated President Bola Tinubu and Vice President Kashim Shettima on their victory at the Presidential Election Petition Court.
The candidate of the Labour Party in the February 25, 2023 election in Nigeria, Peter Obi, has vowed to appeal…
The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the February 25, 2023 presidential election in Nigeria, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has faulted the judgment of the Presidential Election Petitions Court that dismissed his suit against the election of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
The Peoples Democratic Party has rejected the Presidential Election Petitions Court judgment affirming the victory of President Bola Tinubu in the February 25, 2023 presidential election.
Former President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his happiness with ruling of the Presidential Election Petitions Court affirming the victory of the All Progressives Congress and its candidate, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and his running mate, Vice President Kashim Shettima, in the February 25, 2023 polls.
The Labour Party faction under the leadership of Alhaji Lamidi Apapa has reacted to the verdict of the Presidential Election Petitions Court, which dismissed the suit filed against the election of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu by the party’s candidate in the presidential poll of February 25, 2023, Peter Obi.
The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has congratulated Bola Ahmed Tinubu on what he described as the well deserved victory at the Presidential Election Petitions Court, which delivered its verdict in favour of the All Progressives Congress and the President on Wednesday in Abuja.
A senior Lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa (SAN), has called for unbundling of the Independent Electoral Commission to make it really independent, non-partisan and effective.
This followed the dismissal of the petitions of the party and its candidate, Peter Obi, by the PEPC on Wednesday.
The petitioners had prayed the court to nullify Tinubu’s election on the grounds that there was a $460, 000 forfeiture order against him by a United States District Court, Illinois.
Dokubo spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) outside the premises of the Appeal Court Headquarters, Abuja, venue of the Presidential Election Petitions Court (PEPC).