Breaking: Edo Tribunal declares Godwin Obaseki as elected governor

Posted on Apr 14 2017 - 1:46pm by admin

ByEhi Ekhator

The Edo State governorship election tribunal on Friday declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Godwin Obaseki because the winner of the remaining governorship election in the state.

Godwin Obaseki
Godwin Obaseki

The PDP Candidate, Pastor Osazie Ize-Iyamu, had filed a go well with on the September 28, 2016 governorship election difficult the assertion of Governor Godwin Obaseki as winner of the election through the impartial national Electoral commission (INEC).

The Three man tribunal is headed through Justice Ahmed Badamasi.

The Petition which was filed on the October 19, 2016 with the first petitioner asking to be declared winner, having scored the very best number of lawful votes cast, eventually reached its verdict nowadays.

studying the judgement, &#one hundred sixty;Justice Badamosi struck out the third respondent’s (APC) prayer to push aside the petitioner’s case.

The justice also struck out the motion via PDP and Ize-Iyamu&#one hundred sixty;that both APC and Obaseki are one.

The three man tribunal additionally refused to reply to the prayer of Obaseki to push aside the Petition of the PDP candidate and PDP on the truth that INEC didn’t acknowledge the title Andrew added to Ize-Iyamu’s.

persevering with, Justice Badamasi additionally dismissed the allegation and argument of the petitioner that there was over balloting and unsuitable accreditation, describing it as deceptive.

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