Supreme Court Affirms Obaseki Victory ; Fined APC
The Apex court; Supreme Court has striked out the appeal of All Progressive Congress against governor Godwin Obaseki of People Democratic Party says appellant fails to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt.
Supreme Court to the Appellants: the appeal should never even have been filed in the first place.
Court fines APC N1m. This is a pre-election suit.
The Supreme Court will also decide a similar.
It will be noted that Pastor Ize Iyamu has dragged Obaseki to court for the O level certificate he tendered for the election and urging the court to disqualify him.
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