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Appeal Court Overturns Nullification Of Senator Diri’s Election As Bayelsa

A five-man panel of the Appellate Court has overturned a ruling which nullified the election of Senator Douye Diri as Governor of Bayelsa State. The Court held that the Bayelsa Election Petition Tribunal acted outside its jurisdiction by nullifying the election of Governor Diri. Channels TV reports that I n a unanimous judgment, the five-man […]

Tribunal Nullifies Bayelsa Governorship Election

The Bayelsa Governorship Election Tribunal has dismissed the election of Governor Duoye Diri. In a split judgement of two-one, the three-man panel ruled that INEC does not have the power to disqualify any candidate for any election. In a majority judgment delivered by Justice Yunusa Musa in the petition filed by the Advance National Democratic […]