Tribunal

Taraba Election Tribunal Sacks PDP’s Governor Ishaku

Another Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governor has been sacked. This followed the decision of the Taraba State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja to nullify the election of Governor Darius Ishaku of the PDP. The tribunal headed by Justice Musa Danladi Abubakar declared the gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the state, Senator Aisha Jumai Alhassan‎, ...

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Delta Governorship: Tribunal Upholds Okowa’s Election, As Speaker Hails Judgment

Written by Chukwudi Ogana The Delta state Governorship Elections Petition Tribunal has affirmed the election of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa. The Labour Candidate in the April 11 gubernatorial election, Chief Great Ogboru had challenged the emergence of Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa as the Delta State Governor. The tribunal which sat in Asaba, the state capital and headed by Justice Nasir Gunmi gave ...

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Why Rivers, Akwa-Ibom Tribunal Verdicts Cannot Stand – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has declared that the judgment of the River State governorship election tribunal sitting in Abuja, which showed clear bias against Governor Nyesom Wike and the PDP, as completely bizarre, unacceptable and part of the script by the APC to manipulate the will of the people. PDP National Publicity Secretary, Chief Olisa Metuh, in a statement ...

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Fayose Cautions Buhari, APC Over Rivers, Akwa Ibom Tribunal Verdicts

Written By Chukwudi Ogana Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has condemned the tribunal judgments which nullified the governorship elections in Rivers and Akwa Ibom States. Governor Fayose expressed concern over what he described as an attempt by President Buhari and his party, to fraudulently take over control of the South-South states. “The seeming collaboration between the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led ...

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Rivers Tribunal Orders Governorship Election Rerun, Wike Vows To Appeal Verdict

The Rivers State Governorship election petition tribunal has sacked Governor Nyesom Wike of the State, ordering a rerun of the governorship election. This came as the sacked governor said he will appeal the court ruling. In a judgement delivered by the chairman of the Tribunal, Justice Ambrosa, he said the petitioners’ witnesses testified truthfully without any falsehood in their demeanour. ...

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Ogor Congratulates Esievo on Tribunal Victory, Felicitates with Uduaghan @61

The Minority Leader, House of Representatives and Member Representing Isoko Federal Constituency, Hon Leo Ogor, has congratulated Hon. (Mrs) Orezi Esievo member representing Isoko South constituency 1, on her victory at the election petitions tribunal. The petition by Hon. Benjamin Okiemute of the All Progressives Congress (APC) seeking for the annulment of the declaration of Orezi Esievo of the Peoples ...

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Corruption: Saraki’s Trial Stalled As Tribunal Bans Cameras

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), hearing the Senate President Bukola Saraki’s alleged false declaration of assets on Wednesday, has banned the use of cameras in its courtroom during proceedings before it adjourned the trial to November 5 and 6. The tribunal’s decision followed a pending judgment of the Court of Appeal on the trial of the Senate President. The prosecuting counsel‎, ...

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Tribunal Victory: PDP Mocks APGA Over Protest In Abia

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has berated the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) over what it describes as “its embarrassing resort to calling out paid touts and street urchins” to attempt and/or orchestrate a cosmetic protest in Abia against the verdicts of election tribunals. The party in a statement issues by its National Publicity Secretary, Chief Olisa Metuh, noted that ...

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Maku To Buhari: Live Up To Your Promises

Former Minister for Information and governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Nasarawa State, Chief Labaran Maku, has challenged President Mohammadu Buhari to live up to his promises by ensuring that he makes the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the nation’s judiciary better than he met them. He reminded him that he has the opportunity of ...

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I’ll Win At Tribunal, Says APGA Candidate, Labaran Maku

The candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in Nasarawa State, Labaran Maku has expressed optimism that he shall emerge victorious at the electoral tribunal sitting in Lafia, the state capital. The former Information Minister, who spoke on Thursday during a press briefing on the conclusion of their presentations at the electoral tribunal in Abuja, noted that citizens of the ...

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Drama As Apc Gubernatorial Candidate In Enugu, Counsel Stay Away From Tribunal

  There was a mild drama at the Enugu State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal on Wednesday following the absence of the All Progressives Congress governorship candidate and his lawyer. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the petitioner, Chief Okey Ezea, and his counsel, George Ogara, were absent as the tribunal reopened the case against the election of Governor Ifeanyi ...

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