Tension in Edo as tribunal decides Governor Obaseki’s fate


– The three-man Tribunal headed by means of Justice Ahmed Badamasi tested on Wednesday that it is going to deliver judgement on Friday

– Ize-Iyamu challenged Obaseki’s announcement because the winner of the Edo governorship election in 2016

– The tribunal started out listening to the case on January 7, 2017 and ended listening to on April Three, 2017 after last addresses through the counsels

Edo state governor Godwin Obaseki will recognize on Friday, April 14 if he’ll proceed within the place or be removed.

Nigerian Tribune experiences that the Edo States Governorship Election Petition Tribunal deliver judgement within the case filed ahead of it by the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) and its governorship candidate within the 2016 Edo governorship election Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu.

The Tribunal was once mentioned to have informed parties on Wednesday, April 12 in the case of its readiness to ship judgement within the case.

Tension in Edo as tribunal decides Governor Obaseki’s fate

Obaseki (left) might lose his place to Ize-Iyamu (right) when the Tribunal rules on Friday

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Consistent With reviews, the three-man Tribunal headed with the aid of Justice Ahmed Badamasi started hearing the case on January 7, 2017, and ended on April 3, 2017 when the Tribunal listened to the final addresses of assistance to the parties within the petition.

The Ize-Iyamu camp is challenging the announcement of Godwin Obaseki of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the September 28, 2016 governorship election via the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Commission (INEC).

A Couple Of witnesses got here before the tribunal and equipped as exhibits the voters’ register in 16 local executive areas of the state as well as the Kinds EC8A, Kind EC8B and EC8C, being results sheets for all of the polling devices, wards and native government areas of the state.

Meanwhile, NAIJ.com gathered that the predicament in Ize-Iyamu’s Party, the PDP, deepened on Wednesday after leaders of its Southwest region declared conflict on the Ali Modu Sheriff faction.

This was once the decision reached by using Birthday Celebration contributors at a gathering of the management of the area at Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital on Wednesday, April 12. They stated they regarded as Sheriff an outsider and he is probably not popular anymore.

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