The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic birthday celebration in the September 28 election in Edo State, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, has rejected the ruling of the state governorship election petitions tribunal, which dismissed his petition challenging the announcement of Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress as winner of the ballot.
Ize-Iyamu also vowed to now not handiest attraction the judgment but also pursue his case up to the Supreme courtroom.
The tribunal had in a unanimous ruling read with the aid of the Chairman of the three-man panel, Justice Ahmed Badamasi, brushed aside the petition for lack of benefit and upheld the election of Obaseki.
but Ize-Iyamu, who was absent at the tribunal on Friday, described the judgment as unacceptable.
whereas addressing celebration participants and supporters at his marketing campaign place of job in Benin, he said, “From the snippets I heard of the tribunal judgement, it cannot stand within the better courts.
“This case must be pursued as much as the Supreme court.”
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