NIGERIA ELECTION: THREE OTHER PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES JOIN ATIKU IN CHALLENGING BUHARI’S VICTORY
Written by thereachfm on March 27, 2019
In a related development, three more presidential candidates have separately approached the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, demanding that it cancels the result of the presidential election.
Reports say the contest between the All Peoples Congress and the Peoples Democratic Party, now includes presidential candidates of the Hope Democratic Party, HDP, Peoples Democratic Movement, PDM, and Coalition for Change, C4C.
In their separate petitions, they alleged that the election was characterised by irregularities, adding that the Electoral Act was not fully obeyed by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.
Meanwhile, the Justice Abdul Aboki led tribunal has ordered that President Buhari should be served with a copy of the the petition, which was filed by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar.