BREAKING NEWS: Presidential Tribunal Judgment That Affirmed Tinubu As President (Full Text)

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Presidential Judgment That Affirmed As President (Full Text)

The Presidential Election Petition () on Wednesday affirmed the victory of the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (), Bola in the February 25, 2023 election.

had earlier reported that a five-member panel tribunal dismissed three different petitions challenging Tinubu's victory.

Part of the issues raised by the petitioners against Tinubu included Tinubu's failure to secure 25 per cent of votes cast in the federal capital territory (), his forfeiture of $460,000 in the , his academic records alleged to have been forged and his non-qualification due to the double nomination of his running mate, Kashim .

The petitioners also challenged the failure of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to transmit election results electronically.

The tribunal led by Haruna Tsamman, however, ruled that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (), , the flagbearer of the (LP), Peter and the Allied Peoples Movement (APM), failed to adduce credible evidence to prove the allegations contained in their different petitions.

The presidential tribunal held that all three petitions were “devoid of merit”.

Read the full judgement here

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