Atiku Vs Buhari: Presidential Election Tribunal Holds Inaugural Sitting Today

Atiku Buhari in Tribunal Court
Atiku and Buhari in Tribunal

The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal will begin its inaugural sitting Today. The sitting will begin by 9 am at the Abuja Division Court. The Court of Appeal’s Media Officer, Sa’adatu Musa Kachalla made this known in a statement on Tuesday.

Campusaga gathered on Tuesday that the notice had been served to all the parties. The parties include the four pending presidential petitions, Independent National Electoral Commission, All Progressives Congress, President Muhammadu Buhari,  Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar.

The Court of Appeal’s statement listed the four pending cases coming up today. They include  CA/A/PEPC/001/2019 filed by Hope Democratic Party and its presidential candidate in the February 23 presidential election, Chief Ambrose Awuru.

The three others are CA/PEPC/002/2019 filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Atiku;  CA/PEPC/003/2019 filed by Coalition for Change and its presidential candidate, Chizee Ojinika; and CA/A/PEPC/004/2019 filed by the Peoples Democratic Movement and its candidate, Pastor Aminchi Habu.

All the four petitions have Buhari, the APC and INEC as respondents. The four petitions are challenging the victory of President Buhari and the APC at the February 23, 2019, Presidential poll.