Tension In Awka As Tribunal Delivers Judgement Today

KayCee
By KayCee June 4, 2014 14:13

There is currently tension in Anambra State as the governorship election petition tribunal commences delivery of judgment on the suit filed by Chief Chike Obidigbo, challenging the victory of Chief Willie Obiano as Governor of Anambra State.

The petitioner had approached the court seeking to be declared the candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), on the grounds that he is the rightful candidate of the party, having emerged from the Maxi Okwu faction.

As at the time of filing this report, the Justice Bello Ishaq led tribunal had commenced delivery of judgment.

Obindigbo.com.ng reports that there is watertight security at the Anambra Judicial Complex venue of the tribunal sitting.

Only lawyers and few journalists were allowed access to the courtroom, while politicians and other supporters are thoroughly searched before they are allowed into the court premises.

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KayCee
By KayCee June 4, 2014 14:13