One week after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) declared President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the president-elect, the electoral umpire has failed to provide explanations on discrepancies noted in the results of the February 23 presidential election it announced last Wednesday, according to to a report by Thisday.
Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and Civil Liberties Organization (CLO), Mr Olisa Agbakoba, SAN, has reversed his earlier position that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar should not bother to challenge the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari as winner of the bloody February 23, 2019 presidential election in Court.
Being the full text of a World Press Conference by Atiku Abubakar, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 23, 2019 presidential elections on Wednesday, February 27, 2019.
The presidential candidate of Nigeria’s main opposition political party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar has reject the result of the February 23, 2019 presidential election, describing it as a sham that will be challenged in Court.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded, in line with the commitment to a transparent, free and fair election, an immediate halt to the on-going collation of results by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), until data from the smart card reader accreditation at the polling units are made available to all the parties in the election.