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Presidential Election Petition Tribunal Commence Sitting Today

The presidential election petition tribunal will reportedly hold it’s inaugural sitting today, Wednesday. TheCable reports that the tribunal will consider four petitions challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory. Among the petitions is that of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The PDP candidate had faulted The Independent National Commission (INEC)…

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Tribunal Begins Hearing On Atiku’s Petition Against Buhari’s Presidential Victory 

The Presidential Election Tribunal will, today (wednesday) commence hearing in the petition filed by the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, against the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari, of the All Progessive Congress (APC), by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as winner of the February 23 presidential election. The tribunal had…

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I’m Still The Governor Of Osun State, I Can’t Be Intimidated By Tribunal -Gov. Oyetola

The Osun State governor, Gboyega Oyetola has said that he would not be intimidated by the verdict of the governorship election petition tribunal on Friday, in which the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ademola Adeleke was declared winner. Oyetola said he remains the governor of the state, saying his party, the All Progressives Congress,…

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Omotola, Kate Henshaw, Nobert Young, More, in Kunle Afolayan’s Upcoming Movies ‘Roti’, ‘Umogwo’ & ‘Tribunal’

After a swell outing with his pan Africa film, ‘The CEO’, popular Nigerian filmmaker, Kunle Afolayan is back with a set of three films, sponsored by Multichoice Nigeria. The threesome; ‘Roti’, ‘Umogwo’ and ‘Tribunal’ will enjoy back-to-back filming that will fast-track their releases, beginning from June 2017. Originally planned as television productions, the ace filmmaker…

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Tribunal Upholds Ajimobi’s Election; Dismisses Ladoja’s Petition

The Oyo State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has dismissed the petition filed by the candidate of Accord, Sen. Rashidi Ladoja against the election of Governor Abiola Ajimobi of the All Progressives Congress (APC). According to The Nation, the tribunal holds in the unanimous judgment read by the Chairman of the three-man panel, Justice Mohammed Mayaki, that…

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Wike’s Witness Voted Twice In Governorship Election – APC

The All Progressives Congress and its candidate in the April 11 governorship election, Dakuku Peterside, have alleged that a witness presented by Governor Nyesom Wike at the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, voted twice in the election. They made the allegation at the resumed hearing of their petition filed against Wike, the People’s Democratic Party, PDP…

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