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Presidential election: What Tribunal decided on Wednesday

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The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has fixed July 18 to entertain an application filed by the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM), Chief Frank Igwebuike, seeking to withdraw from the suit challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election. Justice Mohammed Garba fixed the date on Wednesday after the panel discovered …

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Presidential tribunal: PDP witnesses accuse INEC of presenting mutilated result sheets for Katsina, present contradictory evidences

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Witnesses for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, Tuesday, in evidence, alleged that the result sheets presented by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Katsina State contained many cancellations. They also alleged that there were incidents of over voting, thuggery and violence that marred …

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Tribunal dismisses petition of AAC, Awara against Wike’s victory

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The governorship election petitions tribunal sitting in Port Harcourt has dismissed the petition filed by the African Action Congress, AAC, and its governorship candidate, Biokpomabo Awara, challenging the victory of Governor Nyesom Wike of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The three-man panel led by Justice J.A Ojaiko dismissed the petition …

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PDP vs APC: What Atiku did at Presidential Tribunal on Friday

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The presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, on Friday tendered a total of 26,175 additional documents to challenge the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the February 23, 2019, elections. The documents, which were admitted in evidence as exhibits include results sheets of the election obtained …

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Ashiru vs El-Rufai: What Tribunal decided on Thursday

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Kaduna State Governorship Petitions Tribunal, on Thursday, stopped a forensic expert summoned by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from testifying before it due to the expiration of the 14-day timeline given to it to present witnesses. The Chairman of the Tribunal, Justice Ibrahim Bako, ruled that the witness had lost …

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