Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
Timirexity


Timirexity Billboard

Appeal court affirms Okorocha’s electoral victory .

Online Timi

  • Gender: Male
Appeal court affirms Okorocha’s electoral victory .
« on: November 07, 2019, 11:53:24 PM »



     The Appeal Court in Owerri on Thursday upheld the
electoral victory of Senator Rochas Okorocha, of
Imo West senatorial district.
The chairman of the panel, R.A Ada, who read the
judgment said that the appeals filed by Senator
Osita Izunaso of the All Progressives Grand Alliance
and Jones Onyereri of the Peoples Democratic
Party against Okorocha lacked merit.
The jurist contended that the judgment of the lower
court (Tribunal) which upheld Okorocha’s election
was in order.
The panel said that the petitioners could not prove
their allegations of violence, over-voting, mutilation
of electoral results and hijacking of electoral
officers.
The justice said that the petitioners could not prove
the allegation of duress as the returning officer
alleged.
Okorocha had on February 23 defeated Onyereri
and Izunaso but the returning officer alleged that he
declared Okorocha winner under duress.


https://punchng.com/breaking-appeal-court-affirms-okorochas-electoral-victory/

 
Share this topic...
In a forum
(BBCode)
In a site/blog
(HTML)