The Peoples Democratic Occasion, PDP, in Kano State on Thursday lastly filed a petition in opposition to the victory of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje within the State’sgovernorship election.
The petition filed by the social gathering earlier than the governorship election tribunal is contending that its governorship candidate Abba Yusuf, gained the March 9 election, and as such, any consequence apart from that was a nullity.The social gathering can be contending that the supplementary election carried out by INEC was unconstitutional.
Chatting with NAN shortly after submitting the petition, Yusuf stated throughout the March 9 governorship election, the PDP obtained the very best votes throughout the 44 native governments within the state.“The prayer we’re asking is for the tribunal to find out the precise winner within the election that happened on March 9.
”To me because the PDP candidate, the one election that happened was on March 9.” He stated.
He famous that the problem of supplementary election so far as PDP was involved was an illegality ‘which we reject and don’t have anything to do with That’s the content material of the petition.”
The petitioners Counsel, Maliki Kuliya-Umar, stated the declaration of the March 9 election as inconclusive was a chance given to APC to rig its candidate again to energy.
“We belief the tribunal to do what is true by confirming the election of March 9, because it was the one election acknowledged by regulation,” he stated.
Umar argued that no matter motive INEC needed to declare the March 9 election inconclusive was unconstitutional and never in accordance with the provisions of the Electoral Act.