IT’S Over!! PDP Presidential Candidates, Atiku Loses at Supreme Court
The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeals filed by the by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the February 23 poll.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, who led six other members of the apex court’s panel, delivered a three-sentence judgement which put paid to the legal dispute over the poll.
The CJN added that the panel has been reviewing the case for the past two weeks.
The judgement which was unanimously consented to by the other six members of the panel came less than an hour after the court took arguments on the appeal.
The CJN noted that the reason for the apex court’s decision would be made known on a latter date which would be communicated to all concerned.