JUST IN: Presidential election tribunal update: LP files appeal at Supreme Court, seeks nullification of verdict upholding Tinubu as winner

The Labour Party, LP, on Tuesday, September 19, 2023, filed an appeal at the Supreme Court, seeking nullification of the judgment of the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal, PEPT, which upheld the declaration of President Bola Tinubu as winner.

Recall that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the same election, Atiku Abubakar, had earlier on the same Tuesday filed an appeal also challenging Tinubu’s victory.

PAY ATTENTION:  Breaking: Emefiele was with EFCC, says ex-APC presidential aspirant

Abba Mohammed, who read the ruling on the petition, stated that the petitioners made generic allegations of irregularities against the respondent without specifying the polling units, amongst the several reasons adduced for throwing out the petition….CONTINUE READING