Tribunal Dismisses Suit Seeking To Stop Buhari’s Inauguration
The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has dismissed the suit filed by the Hope Democratic Party (HDP) and its Presidential Candidate, Mr Ambrose Aworu, seeking to stop President Muhammadu Buhari’s inauguration.
In a lead judgment delivered by Justice Joseph Ikyechi, the tribunal dismissed the application for lacking merit.
Respondents in the suit which include the President, his party the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) faulted the application and asked the tribunal to dismiss it for lacking merit.
Also in the news, Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode was last night elected chairman of governors Forum