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Fayose Urges NJC to Probe Taraba Tribunal “Judicial Rascality”

The daring Ekiti State Governor, Peter Ayodele Fayose has demanded a probe the Taraba State Governorship Election Tribunal’s judgement, which sacked the state Governor, Darius Ishaku, describing the verdict as “judicial rascality and conspiracy” He insisted that the judgment “in Taraba State must not be allowed to go unquestioned.” According to him, from the Taraba State judgment and others involving ...

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Sacked Taraba Governor Set To Appeal Tribunal Verdict

Few hours after the ruling the the Taraba State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, which removed him from office, Governor Darius Ishaku has vowed to appeal the verdict of the Elections Petitions Tribunal. The tribunal on Saturday in Abuja quashed the victory of Ishaku of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and declared Senator Aisha Alhassan of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ...

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Taraba Tribunal Verdict: We’ve Produced Nigeria’s First Female Governor – APC Supporters

Supporters of the All Progressives Congress in Taraba State on Saturday said the court had restored their joy and glory of producing the first democratically-elected female governor. The APC supporters told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja, shortly after the judgment of the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal for Taraba which declared Mrs. Aisha Alhassan of APC as governor. ...

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Why Taraba Tribunal Verdict Can’t Stand — Fayose

Governor Peter Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has dismissed the ruling of the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, which sacked the state Governor, Darius Ishaku, with a wave of hand, describing it as a ridiculous political judgement that can never stand before men of good conscience and God. Fayose, who maintained that there was a conspiracy by the All Progressives Congress (APC) ...

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Why APC’s Alhassan was Declared Taraba Governor — Tribunal

The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal for Taraba on Saturday nullified the election of Taraba Governor, Darius Ishaku, of the Peoples Democratic Party. The Tribunal, sitting in Abuja, declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress and a Minister designate, Aisha Alhassan, as the winner of the April 11 governorship election in the state. The three-member tribunal held that Mr. Ishaku ...

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PDP Reacts To Taraba Election Tribunal Verdict

Press Statement Taraba; Conclusive Evidence Of Judicial Double Standard Against The PDP The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says Saturday’s judgment of the Taraba state gubernatorial election tribunal in favour of the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Hajia Aisha Jummai Alhassan is another evidence of executive interference in the judiciary. The party said the reason given by the tribunal for arriving ...

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INEC Declares Taraba State Governorship Election Inconclusive

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) returning officer for Taraba State has declared the state governorship election inconclusive after collating election result from  sixteen out of the seventeen local government areas in the state. The returning officer for the governorship election Prof. Muhamdu Kyari, said the reason for the declaration was because the number of canceled votes was above the ...

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