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Tribunal Dismisses PDP’s Petition, Affirms Yahaya Bello’s Election

The Kogi State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, sitting in Abuja has affirmed the election of Governor Yahaya Bello as the authentic winner of the November 16 governorship election in Kogi State.

The court in its sitting on Saturday also fined the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its candidate the sum of N500,000.

The three-man panel led by Justice Kashim G Kaigama, in a unanimous judgement, dismissed the petition of PDP governorship candidate in the election, Engr Musa Wada, for lack of merit and asked that he pay a fine of N500,000 to APC and INEC.

Details to follow… 

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