Posts Tagged ‘2019 Presidential election’

PEPTribunal Updates: A charged atmosphere [See Pictures from the venue]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 11, 2019
It is a warm atmosphere at the Appeal court sitting abuja the venue of the 2019 election petition tribunal. See early birds and we will keep you updated on the latest. Judges have arrived and both parties representation are huge in leadership and elected officials. Government appointees and aides are jostling to keep their principals […]

All result sheets from Borno were mutilated ~ Collation agent

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 11, 2019
The Borno State collation agent for the Peoples Democratic Party in the last presidential election, Mr. Nicholas Msheliza, said at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Thursday that virtually all the result sheets from the various local governments in the state were mutilated. He also said there was zero accreditation of voters in over 200 […]

Presidential Election Petition Tribunal Weekly Updates ~ Ibu Thomas

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 6, 2019
Tribunal further deliberated on preliminary issues bothering on the petitions filed by the legal team of the PDP and Atiku/Obi, following the fraudulent outcome of the February 23, 2019 Presidential and National Assembly Elections. Major highlights + Adopting all the pre-hearing proceedings + Suggestions on Timelines for petitioners to present their cases and for respondents […]

Despite denials, Obi insists INEC must provide server used for 2019 polls

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 18, 2019
The constant denials by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) that it has no server where results of the 2019 presidential election was uploaded is nothing but a clear lie as far as Atiku Abubakar’s running mate in the election, Peter Obi, is concerned. This is especially as Obi has insisted that INEC used a […]

#2019PresidentialElectionTribunal now on Recess, Resumes by 2:00pm

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 22, 2019
The matter for deliberations was the motion on notice filed by the PDP and its Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, demanding for the President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa to disqualify herself from the Presidential Tribunal. Parties from both sides deliberated in open court on reasons why she should recuse herself from charing […]

2019 Elections: What Nigeria Can Learn From South Africa by @OkeStalyf

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 20, 2019
It was another test on African’s Preference for democratic tenets but South Africa didn’t disappoint. The coastline nation held its parliamentary election on 8th May, 2019 and its outcome have left a relishing experience. This came amid growing concern on the trajectory of democracy on the continent over rampant manipulations and high level of interference […]