PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION TRIBUNAL: BREAKING: RENOWNED LAWYER, BEN NWABUEZE LEADS ATIKU, PDP COUNSELS AS THEY BEGIN CALLING OF WITNESSES

    Ade Adesomoju, Abuja Renowned constitutional lawyer, Prof. Nwabueze (SAN), appeared as the lead counsel for the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, as the petitioners set to start calling their witnesses at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja Read More …

HOW APC, INEC STOLE PDP’S GUBER MANDATE DURING ELECTION, WITNESS TELLS TRIBUNAL

 Agabus Pwanagba  Witnesses have told the Plateau State Gubernatorial Election Petition Tribunal of the schemes executed by electoral officials and agents of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to purportedly rob Senator Jeremiah Useni and the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of victory at Read More …

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION PETITION TRIBUNAL: ATIKU, PDP TO START CALLING WITNESSES TOMORROW

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will on Thursday begin calling their witnesses at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to prove their petition against the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the February 23 poll. The Justice Read More …

PDP WITHDRAWS PETITION AGAINST SOKOTO SPEAKER

The Election Petitions Tribunal in Sokoto has dismissed a petition against the Speaker, Sokoto State House of Assembly, Alhaji Aminu Manya-Achida. This follows the withdrawal of the petition by the petitioner, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s candidate, Alhaji Abubakar Kwargaba for State Assembly seat, Wurno Read More …

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION PETITION TRIBUNAL: PARTY TO PRESENT 2 WITNESSES

The Hope Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate in the February 23 election, Chief Ambrose Oworu, on Tuesday told the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal that they would call only two witnesses to prove their petition against the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari. Counsel to Read More …

PDP, ATIKU PLANS TO CALL 400 WITNESSES IN 14 DAYS

…Have 14 days to prove petition against Buhari Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, told the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Monday that they had proposed to call 400 witnesses to prove their petition challenging the victory Read More …

ATIKU, PDP URGE SUPREME COURT TO GRANT THEM ACCESS TO INEC SERVER

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general elections, Atiku Abubakar and his party have approached the Supreme Court to grant them access to a supposed server purportedly used to transmit election results by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The Read More …

ELECTION PETITION TRIBUNAL JUDGE PETITIONS CHIEF JUDGE, ALLEGES DEFAMATION AS LITIGANT ASKS FOR HIS REMOVAL

Crisis of confidence is brewing at the National and State Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in  Makurdi, the Benue State capital. A petitioner, who has an election matter before the panel, Matthew Damkor, has petitioned the President of Court of Appeal, urging the Presiding Judge of Read More …

ATIKU HEADS TO SUPREME COURT OVER ACCESS TO INEC SERVER

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has vowed to challenge, at the Supreme Court, the dismissal of their application to be granted access to inspect the central server allegedly used by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to transmit results Read More …