Like Atiku, Peter Obi to problem presidential election tribunal’s verdict in Supreme Court docket

Like Atiku, Peter Obi to challenge presidential election tribunal’s verdict in Supreme Court

Like , Peter to problem 's verdict in Supreme docket

The Social gathering presidential candidate, Peter , on Thursday rejected the decision of the election petitions .

A five-member panel of the presidential election docket headed by Justice Haruna Tsammani had on Wednesday night time dismissed the petitions filed by Obi and his Peoples Democratic Social gathering () counterpart, Abubakar, in opposition to the result of the election for lack of advantage.

Tsammani, who learn the judgement, held that the duo didn't efficiently show the allegations of , non-compliance with the electoral act, and certainly all of the grounds of their petition difficult President Bola 's victory within the election.

Atiku had earlier on Thursday rejected the 's verdict and vowed to problem it on the docket.

Obi, who spoke at a press convention in , equally mentioned he would enchantment the judgement of the tribunal.

He urged to stay targeted, steadfast, and peaceable, including that the matter has not reached its logical conclusion.

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The previous governor challenged the Impartial Nationwide Electoral (INEC) to discharge its statutory features creditably and transparently to save lots of the nation the ache of election litigations.

He mentioned: “As petitioners on this case, we respect the views and rulings of the court docket, however we disagree with the court docket's reasoning and conclusions within the judgment it delivered.

“It's my intention as a presidential candidate and the intention of the Social gathering to problem this judgment by means of enchantment instantly, as allowed by the Structure of the .

“Our authorized crew has already acquired our agency instruction to file an enchantment in opposition to the choice. I shall not relent within the quest for justice, not essentially for myself however certainly for our teeming supporters all around the nation and past whose mandate to on the polls was regrettably truncated by INEC.”

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