Tribunal: Buhari Defeats Atiku For Second Time

The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) on Wednesday dismissed the petition of the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar against Muhammadu Buhari. The Tribunal, in the lead judgment delivered by Justice Garba Mohammed held that the evidence given by the 62 witnesses called by the PDP and Atiku  did not have […]

Atiku Vs Buhari: Tribunal Rules Against PDP, Atiku

…..Tribunal Dismisses Atiku’s INEC Server Results  The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) has said that there is no evidence that INEC electronically transmitted the results of the last presidential election to any server. In the judgement read on Wednesday, the court stated that the petitioners – Atiku Abubakar and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) – […]

Atiku Vs Buhari: Full List Of Judges To Deliver Final Judgment Today

No fewer than five judges from the Court of Appeal will deliver the final judgment on the 2019 Presidential election today, Wednesday, September 11. Africa News24 reports that the five-man panel of judges of the 2019 Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal is headed by Justice M. L Garba. Atiku Abubakar is challenging President Muhammadu Buhari‘s election. […]

Maurice Iwu: EFCC Set To Arraign Former INEC Chairman In Court For Money Laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to arraign a former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Maurice Iwu. EFCC’s acting spokesperson, Tony Orilade, confirmed the planned arraignment in a statement in Abuja on Thursday. He, however, did not disclose when the former INEC chairman would appear in court. Mr Iwu […]

Bayelsa Guber Poll: Cross River REC Resigns, Joins Race

The Cross River Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Dr Frankland Briyai on Thursday resigned his appointment with the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to join the Bayelsa governorship race. Briyai who served as Cross River REC from 2017 until his retirement said he left his job to contest for the governorship of his state, following calls […]

Presidential Tribunal: Atiku Begs For More Time To Conclude Case

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar, has appealed to the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal for more time to close their case. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that today (Friday) is the last day of the 10 days given to the duo to conclude their case at the tribunal. Recall that the […]

Atiku vs Buhari: PDP Accuses INEC Official Of $10,000 Bribe

A witness for the Peoples Democratic Party, Peter Ali, while speaking at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday alleged that an official of the Independent National Electoral Commission identified as Abubakar Kaura was found with the sum of $10,000 dollars on the day of the election. Ali, who claimed that he was the ward […]

Ex-BBNaija Housemate Angel Joins Bayelsa Governorship Race

Ahead of the 2019 governorship election in Bayelsa State, former Big Brother Naija Housemate, Angel, also known as Ifiemi Awotarigha, has declared his intention to join the governorship race in the state. The reality show star, took to his Instagram account to call on Nigerian youths, noting that it is time to take up the […]

Atiku, PDP To Challenge Election Results Of Kano, Kebbi, Others

The Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate in 2019 presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday, presented their first set of six witnesses at the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal. Africa News24 (AN24) reports this is a bid by Atiku and PDP to prove their petition challenging the outcome of the polls. Their petition was filed before […]

Osun Governorship Election: Adeleke Reveals What Supreme Court Will Do

Senator Ademola Adeleke says the Supreme Court will declare him the winner of the Osun Governorship election on July 5, 2019. Africa News24 (AN24) Supreme Court had scheduled July 5 to deliver judgment on the Osun Governorship election which the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared Gboyega Oyetola of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as […]

Kogi Gubernatorial: See Why Dino Declared Ambition To Contest

Senator Dino Melaye has revealed real reasons behind his vying for the post of governor in Kogi State. Africa News24 (AN24) understands that the Kogi governorship election is slated for 16th November 2019. Controversial Senator Dino revealed that his aim of joining the race is not unconnected to declaring the ambitions of the masses. Melaye […]

Presidential Tribunal Adjourns Hearing Of PDP, Atiku’s Fresh Petition

The Presidential Elections Petitions Tribunal has scheduled July 1st, 2019, to hear a fresh motion by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar against President Muhammadu Buhari. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that coming after a lawyer to Atiku and the PDP, Chris Uche (SAN) requested for an adjournment to enable his […]