All Progressives Congress
The Coalition for Change has withdrawn its petition challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari and his All Progressives Congress in the February 23 presidential election. Counsel who represented the party, Mr. Obed Agwu, made this known at the resumed hearing before the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Monday.
Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, the President of Court of Appeal, has recused herself from Presidential Election Petition Tribunal. The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) had requested that Bulkachuwa recuse herself from the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal due to her alleged ties with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday granted the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, permission to serve the processes of the case through a substituted service on President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The permission was granted by the tribunal following an ex parte motion moved by the lead counsel of the PDP, Mr. Chris Uche, SAN.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has raised the alarm of a plot by security agencies and the All Progressives Congress (APC ) to kidnap the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) of the state to create an excuse for the postponement of the Governorship and State Assembly elections.
The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has frowned at those questioning what bullion vans were doing in his Bourdillon home in Ikoyi, Lagos State a day before the commencement of the 2019 general elections.