Tribunal Upholds Buhari’s Election

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT), sitting in Abuja on Wednesday upheld the election of Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the duly elected president of the country. Delivering judgement on Wednesday,the five-man panel led by Justice Mohammed Garba held that Atiku and his party failed to prove the allegations of violation…

Tribunal Dismisses Atiku, PDP Server Claims

The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has dismissed the claim by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, that they scored the highest valid votes in the February 23 election according to results they allegedly obtained from the server of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) through an adhoc staff of the Commission…

Buhari Qualified to Contest Poll – Tribunal

The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has ruled that President Muhammadu Buhari is qualified to contest the 2019 presidential election. The Justice Mohammed Garba-led Tribunal dismissed claims by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar that Buhari was not qualified to contest the election on account of his qualifications. The tribunal said…

Ekiti South: Tribunal Kicks Out Adeyeye, Declares Olujimi Winner

The National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ado-Ekiti has sacked Senator Dayo Adeyeye of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who represents Ekiti South senatorial district in the National Assembly. The Tribunal led by Justice D.D Adeck in a unanimous judgement on Tuesday declared a former Senate Minority Leader, Mrs. Biodun Olujimi of the Peoples…

Oyo South: ‘Constituted Authority’, Ajimobi Loses at Tribunal

The Oyo State Election Petition Tribunal has dismissed the petition filed by the immediate past governor of the state, Abiola Ajimobi and the All Progressives Congress (APC) challenging the declaration of Senator Kola Balogun of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the winner of the February 23 senatorial election by the Independent National Electoral Commission…

Presidential Poll: Today is Judgement Day

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) sitting at the Court of Appeal in Abuja will today deliver judgment on the petition filed by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar challenging the declaration of president Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as the…

Kogi West: Melaye Appeals Judgment

The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, has approached the Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal asking it to set aside the judgment of the Kogi state National and state Houses of Assembly election Tribunal that nullified his election as the senator representing the senatorial district. Dino who based his appeal on…