Kogi election: PDP loses as Supreme Court upholds Gov Yahaya Bello’s victory

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The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the appeal of the candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Musa Wada and his party against the election of Mr Yahaya Bello as Governor of Kogi.
Yahaya Bello [DNL Partners]

The lead judgment read by Justice Uwani Abba-Aji, held that the appellants were unable to prove allegations of electoral malpractices in the November 16 governorship election.

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The apex court held that failure of the appellants to call polling units agents was fatal to their case, adding that the appellants merely dumped documents that could not be attached probate value.

Set to deliver Judgment in SDP’s appeal.

Author: News Agency Of Nigeria Source: Pulse Nigeria

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