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Election Tribunal: We must stand together to ensure judiciary is not intimidated- Atiku

The Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar said his reason for heading to court over the 2019 presidential election was to ensure that “votes of Nigerians count.” Abubakar in a statement he issued on Friday in Abuja, said it was also to ensure that democracy was seen to be done in Nigeria. He said that “nothing ...

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Buhari’s Victory: Atiku was robbed of justice at tribunal- S/West PDP

The South West Zone of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) has expressed disappointment over Wednesday’s verdict of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal. The PDP and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, had approached the tribunal in Abuja seeking the nullification of the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in the Feb. 23 poll. But delivering judgment on the matter, Justice Mohammed Garuba dismissed all ...

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Oshiomhole to Atiku: We are ready for you, expect another defeat

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole says the party is battle ready for the next round of legal action with Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. Oshiohmole made this known when he responded to questions from State House correspondents in Abuja on Thursday. The PDP had on Wednesday vowed to appeal the judgment of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal ...

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“What kind of marijuana do you smoke?” Atiku fires back at Lai Mohammed

Atiku Abubakar, through his spokesman, Paul Ibe, has asked Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, to tell Nigerians the kind of marijuana he smokes. He said this in reaction to Mohammed’s statement that Atiku should apologize to Nigerians for “willfully distracting” the President Muhammadu Buhari administration with an election petition. The Minister said while the PDP and its candidate ...

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Fraudulent Evidence: Atiku, PDP deserve prosecution- Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has attacked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, saying that they deserved to be prosecuted for allegedly presenting fraudulent evidence before the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal. The minister said this in a statement issued on Thursday in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation, where he is leading ...

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APC Stalwart to Atiku: “Don’t waste your money, strength, support Buhari”

Davies Ikanya, former state chairman, Rivers All Progressives Congress (APC), has advised the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubaka, to support the “Next Level” agenda of President Muhammadu Buhari, rather than going ahead to appeal his victory at the Election Petition Tribunal. Ikanya in an interview with newsmen in Port Harcourt, said the tribunal’s judgment ...

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Atiku vs Buhari: BMO lauds tribunal, says Atiku’s petition frivolous

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has lauded members of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal for dismissing the petition against the election of President Muhammadu Buhari. The tribunal upheld the election of President Muhammadu Buhari as the actual winner of the Feb. 23 presidential election. “I have come to the conclusion that the petitioners haven’t proved any of the grounds,” tribunal ...

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Breaking: Tribunal strikes out Atiku’s petition, upholds Buhari’s victory

Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has struck out the petition filed by Atiku Abubakar and the PDP against the election of President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC). So far, in the lead judgment delivered  by Justice Mohammed Garba, which has been backed  by three of the five Justices of the tribunal held that the petitiioners failed to prove ...

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Breaking: Presidential Election: Tribunal says no evidence to prove existence of any server

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPC) has ruled that petitioners lack the evidence to prove the existence of any server or that the electoral commission transmitted results electronically. The court held that there is no law in place in Nigeria that allows electronic transmission of results or the transmission of result using card reader, The Nation reports. “I have carefully ...

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Breaking: Certificate: Buhari qualified to contest for presidency, tribunal rules

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has ruled that Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and the PDP have failed to proof their allegations of non-qualification of president Muhammadu Buhari to contest the Feb. 23 general election. Delivering judgment, Justice Mohammed Garba, held that evidence before the court shows that Buhari obtained Cambridge West African Examination Council (WAEC). Garba held that it has been ...

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