Politicians and political parties brought legal challenges against the Independent National Electoral Commission’s declaration of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s victory in the 2023 presidential election, which put him the president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. CONTINUE READING>>>>>
Femi Falana is the most recent attorney to discuss the judiciary and the petitions that have been filed. The Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) claims in a statement carried by Channels Television today that “the judiciary is facing unprecedented blackmail and intimation over the presidential election petitions, saying that the blackmail is not necessary since there is still opportunity for an appeal at the Supreme Court”
“We have had election petitions since the colonial era, but none have drawn such a level of blackmail and intimidation of the judiciary,” Falana said in the interview.
The presidential election tribunal set September 6 to rule on the petitions contesting Bola Tinubu’s victory, according to a cable posted on their official website on Monday, September 4, 2023.…… Continue Your Reading