The court of appeal sitting in Yola, the Adamawa State capital has upheld the verdict of the election petition tribunal and affirmed the victory of the senator representing Adamawa North senatorial zone, Cliff Elisha Abbo.
Adamawa political temperature has surged to a frightening level as the election petition tribunal fixed Friday to deliver judgment in a case filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) challenging the victory of incumbent governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri in the last governorship poll in the state, a statement by the tribunal said.
Adamawa state election petitions tribunal has upheld the election of governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri in a case brought by Action Peoples Party (APP) challenging the validity of the governorship election held in March.
The Adamawa State election petition tribunal sitting in Yolahas dismissed a petition filed by senator Abubakar Mo'Allahyidi, the candidate of APC in the February 2019 senatorial election in Adamawa South senatorial zone.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has filed a motion seeking to discontinue its case at the election petitions tribunal challenging the victory of Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri as the winner of the Adamawa state governorship election in 2019.
Governor Muhammadu Umaru Jibrilla Bindow as well as other gubernatorial contenders did not file a complaint to challenge the victory of Adamawa State governor elect, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, as elections petitions tribunal begins sitting in Adamawa today.