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) – […]

Presidential Tribunal Rules Out Suit Against Buhari’s Inauguration

The suit filed by the Hope Democratic Party (HDP) and its Presidential Candidate, Mr. Ambrose Aworu, seeking to stop President Muhammadu Buhari’s inauguration has been dismissed by the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal. Justice Joseph Ikyechi who delivered the lead judgment by the tribunal said the application was struck out for lack of merit. President Muhammadu […]

Joe Biden Begins 2020 Presidential Election Campaign

Former U.S. Vice President, Joe Biden, will hold his first event as a presidential candidate in Pittsburgh on Monday, speaking before union members whose endorsements may be key in the primary race. Biden, who joined the 2020 Democratic race last week, is counting on organised labour to comprise a significant part of his support, but […]

Mixed Reactions As APC Says Atiku Not A Nigerian

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has claimed that former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, is not a Nigerian by birth. The ruling APC argued that by virtue of his not being a Nigerian by birth, Atiku was not qualified to have contested the last presidential election. It […]

Why Kingsley Moghalu Is Backing Out Of Politics

The presidential candidate of the Young Progressive Party (YPP), in the February 23rd Presidential election in Nigeria, Kingsley Moghalu has announced his withdrawal from partisan politics. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that Moghalu announced his decision in a chat with Arise News TV in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital on Friday. This online news platform recalls that the […]