ABUJA, Nigeria – The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal, PEPT sitting at the Court of Appeal, Abuja has fixed Wednesday, September 6, 2023 to deliver judgement in petitions challenging the victory of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu during the February 25 presidential election….CONTINUE READING
In a statement, Chief Registrar, Court of Appeal, Mr. Umar Bangari, said that the judgement will be televised live for the sake of transparency and that any television station interested will be allowed to broadcast the event live.
“The statement also noted that access to the court premises will be strictly on accreditation. Only accredited individuals, including counsel and representatives of political parties will be granted access into the courtroom”, the court said, adding that interested members of the public are advised to watch the proceedings on their television sets.
PEPT said judgement will be delivered in in the cases (i) CA/PEPC/03/2023 between Peter Gregory Obi & Anors Vs Independent National Electoral Commission & 3 others.
(ii) CA/PEPC/04/2023 between Allied Peoples Movement VS Independent National Electoral Commission & 4 others.
(iii) CA/PEPC/05/2023 between Abubakar Atiku & Anor VS Independent National Electoral Commission & 2 Ors.
While appealing to the public for maximum cooperation, the PEPT said media organizations interested in seeking accreditation to cover the event should contact Josephine on 0803 705 2260 or Samira on 081 6448 3081….CONTINUE READING