GUBER ELECTION TRIBUNAL: EL RUFAI TO KNOW FATE SEPTEMBER 9

The Kaduna State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal will on Monday, September 9, rule on the petition challenging the re-election of Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna state. The Tribunal Secretary, Mrs Hafsat Suleiman, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Kaduna State. Suleiman said the Tribunal concluded it’s sitting on August 19 and has fixed Monday, September 9, to pass its verdict on the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party. The PDP and its governorship candidate in the March 9 poll, Alhaji Isah Ashiru, had petitioned the Tribunal…

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KADUNA GOVERNORSHIP ELECTION TRIBUNAL WINDS UP, RESERVES RULING

The Kaduna State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has adjourned sitting on Monday after counsel adopted their final written addresses and replies to points of law. Chairman of the three-member Tribunal, Justice Ibrahim M. Bako, said that a date would be reserved for judgement and all parties will be notified through their counsel. Recalled that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its Governorship candidate, Isah Ashiru had petitioned the March 9 poll in which Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai was returned as duly elected by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The Petitioners…

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