The Kogi Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Jabi, Abuja, Monday, sustained the preliminary objection raised by James Faleke’s lawyer that he has the loco standi to contest the decision of INEC to nominate Bello as APC candidate after the death of Audu.
Thus, Governor Yahaya Bello’s lawyer’s argument that Faleke has no ground to bring the case before the Tribunal is knocked out.
This is the first judgment of the Tribunal from the voluminous document before the panel of Judges.
The judgment sent Faleke’s supporters outside the court roaring with jubilation.
As of the time of filing this report, the is still being read
More detail later….