Oby Ezekwesili speaks on Peter Obi, Atiku heading to Supreme Court

By Olugbenga Ige A former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, has said the judgement of the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal (PEPT) is rightly being contested by Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi. Naija News reports that the tribunal, on Wednesday, dismissed the petition filed by Atiku, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and […]

Tribunal judges rule that Peter Obi merely made allegations, failed to show how he won major votes

The Presidential Election Petitions Court on Wednesday said the presidential candidate of the Labour Pary (LP) Peter Obi failed to specify how they scored the majority of lawful votes in the February 25 presidential election. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Bola Tinubu as the winner of the 2023 presidential election, defeating Obi, […]

Shehu Sani reacts as Peter Obi, Atiku, Kwankwaso reportedly plan merger

Shehu Sani reacts as Peter Obi, Atiku, Kwankwaso reportedly plan merger Senator Shehu Sani By Richard Ogunsile Former federal lawmaker, Senator Shehu Sani, has reacted to the rumoured reports that the likes of Peter Obi of the Labour Party, Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso of the New Nigeria […]

Tribunal takes fresh action on ‘Okada Rider’ who won House of Reps seat on Labour Party’s platform

By Oladipo Abiola The National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Kaduna has upheld the victory of Donatus Mathew who contested and won the Kaura Federal Constituency seat in Kaduna State on the platform of the Labour Party (LP) in the last general elections. Naija News reports Mathew was an Okada rider when he contested […]

LP to Tinubu: There was no jubilation when you stole power, there won’t be anarchy when you are evicted by law

By Motunrayo The Labour Party (LP) has told President Bola Tinubu that his removal from office by the court will not cause anarchy in the country. Tinubu had asked the presidential election tribunal to dismiss the petition filed by LP seeking to nullify his victory on the grounds that he did not secure 25 percent […]

Peter Obi in a Familiar Terrain – By Tochukwu Ezukanma

By Tochukwu Ezukanma | Lagos, Nigeria | June 19, 2023 – Peter Obi won the hearts of the Nigerian masses with the force of his sincerity and the resonance of his message. Consequently, Nigerians rallied to his presidential standard; and elected him the president of Nigeria. But in a macabre electoral maneuver, the Independent National Election Commission (INEC) declared […]

Why we don’t want Obi, LP to use our documents to challenge Tinubu’s victory – INEC

Why we don’t want Obi, LP to use our documents to challenge Tinubu’s victory – INEC By afolabi The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has explained why it’s objecting to the tendering and admissibility of its documents as exhibits by the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Mr Peter Gregory Obi, to establish his […]

“If they come at us through land, air and sea, we will respond accordingly” – Peter Obi

“If they come at us through land, air and sea, we will respond accordingly” – Peter Obi By afolabi The presidential candidate of the Labour Party, LP, in the February 25 election, Peter Obi has said he will continue to explore the legal route in challenging the outcome of the presidential election. Obi said no […]

‘We’re sorry’ – British govt apologises to Peter Obi over illegal detention

‘We’re sorry’ – British govt apologises to Peter Obi over illegal detention By afolabi The United Kingdom government has described as “unacceptable” the treatment Mr Peter Obi, Labour Party, presidential candidate in the just concluded election was subjected to during his recent trip to the country. To this end, the British government has apologised to […]

LP crisis takes new twist, deepens

Adanna Nnamani, Abuja The 36 states chairmen of the Labour Party (LP), including the one for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have asked the Apapa-led faction to drop its lawsuit against some of the party members and follow the proper procedures for dispute resolution outside the court in an effort to stop the crisis that […]

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