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Tag: Presidential Election Petition Tribunal

Election Petition: Buhari Shocks Tribunal, Closes Defence After 7 Witnesses

In a dramatic turn of event on Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari abruptly terminated his defense in the petition filed by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), Atiku Abubakar and his party seeking to upturn the declaration of Buhari as winner of the February 23 presidential election.

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Threats To Atiku: Buhari Jittery Over Collapsing Defence At Appeal Court, Says PDP

“However, intelligence available to the PDP largely posits that the threats against Atiku Abubakar emanated from certain persons around the Buhari Presidency who are jittery that President Muhammadu Buhari‚Äôs defence is collapsing at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, for which they have become desperate to use underhand methods to stop Atiku Abubakar,” the party stated.