Residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, claim that Bola Tinubu, the president-elect, will not be able to take the oath of office on May 29 as the successor to President Muhammadu Buhari since he did not receive a minimum of 25% of the vote in that city. Continue Reading>>>
The residents of Abuja allegedly claimed that they were superior to all other states in Nigeria and that they were the proper group of people to decide whether Bola Tinubu would be sworn in as president on May 29 after failing to meet the necessary criteria to be named president of Nigeria in the 2023 elections.
The residents of Abuja also claimed that Bola Tinubu did not win the election, and as a result, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, the Chief Justice of Nigeria, should delay swearing in Bola Tinubu until the court case disputing his victory is resolved. If the case is not resolved by May 29, Bola Tinubu should not be sworn in. Continue Reading>>>
The Abuja residents said, “Tinubu can’t be president without getting 25% votes in Abuja, CJN mustn’t swear him in.
No candidate in the February 25 presidential election in the country may validly be declared elected President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria without that candidate obtaining at least 25% of the votes cast in the FCT, Abuja.