Atiku gains victory over INEC
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has been defeated by the former Vice President and candidate for the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), in the 2019 Presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, after the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja struck out the petition of INEC seeking to strike out his (Atiku’s) petition.
According to the Tribunal, the petition was incompetent and was not capable of against Atiku’s petition.
The election petition tribunal in Abuja, said INEC’s appeal was incompetent, as not including the Vice President cannot make Atiku’s appeal incompetent.
The rule now give room for judgement to be given on the petition filed by Atiku Abubakar.
Atiku Abubakar’s petition seeks that he be declared the winner of the 2019 presidential election which favoured President Muhammadu Buhari also called for a rerun.