The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal has upheld the election of President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the February 23 general election.
The Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja on Wednesday dismissed the petition of the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the outcome of the February 23, 2019 presidential election in its entirety.
“This petition is accordingly, and hereby dismissed in its entirety,” says Tribunal.
“In the final result, and I have come to the conclusion which is inevitable and unavoidable, that the petitioners have not proved any of the grounds of the petition in paragraph 15 of the petition.
The Justice Mohammed Garba led five man panel gave the judgement at the Court of Appeal In Abuja.