Posts Tagged ‘2019 election tribunal’

BREAKING| Supreme Court Attacks CUPP over Atiku’s Appeal [FULL REPORT]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 14, 2019
The Nigerian Supreme Court has expressed displeasure over what it termed ‘Unwarranted attacks’ by the coalition of United Political Parties(CUPP) led by Ikenga Ugochinyere. The court, in a statement signed by its spokesman, Festus Akande, attacked the CUPP for attempting to ‘blackmail’ the court in its handling of the appeal filed by PDP and its […]

BREAKING| Tribunal sacks PDP Senator, orders fresh election

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 7, 2019
The Delta State National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Asaba, has nullified the election of James Manager, lawmaker representing Delta South Senatorial district. Chairman of the three-man panel, Justice E.I. Ngene, gave the ruling on Saturday. Manager was elected on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). His election was opposed at the […]

Presidential Tribunal Update: Buhari/INEC lawyers panicky as Atiku/PDP seek to tender video evidence

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 15, 2019
The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal is to, later on Monday, rule on the objection by the Independent National Electoral Commission, President Muhammad Buhari, and the All Progressives Congress, to the request by the Peoples Democratic Party and Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, to play a video clip at the hearing of their petition challenging the outcome of […]

INEC server inspection request was not rejected – Atiku

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 25, 2019
Atiku Abubakar Tuesday said the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal did not reject his request to check the Independent National Electoral Commission server as claimed by the presidency. Abubakar, the People’s Democratic Party presidential candidate for the 2019 general election, said the tribunal only ruled that the request being sought is not relevant at its current […]

INEC SERVER: Buhari hails tribunal, says ruling triumph of justice over PDP’s propaganda

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 25, 2019
The ruling of the Presidential Election Tribunal, which rejected the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar’s request to inspect the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC’s) server, has been applauded by the Presidency. The tribunal on Monday, had in a unanimous decision by a five-member panel of justices led by Justice Mohammed […]

Election Petition Tribunal: Ifeanyi Ubah urges Judge to shun Andy Uba’s ‘back door move’

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 25, 2019
Senator Ifeanyi Ubah has accused former Senator Andy Uba of using the back door to hinder judicial process in a pending Election Petition Tribunal matter between himself, Andy Uba, and Chris Uba. He has therefore, in a petition to the president of the Court of Appeal, Abuja, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, asked her not to yield […]