• Why tribunal struck out Onjeh petition against David Mark’s election

    Why tribunal struck out Onjeh petition against David Mark’s election

    The National Assembly Elections Petitions Tribunal in Makurdi, Benue State on Thursday struck out the petition filed by Daniel Onjeh against Senator David Mark’s election for being statute barred.

    In her ruling, Justice Chinyere Anulude, who read the judgment, said due to the sui generis nature of election matters, the day of the election shall not be excluded.

    According to Anulude, from the date of filing the petition, it is crystal clear that the petition is manifestly filed out of time by […]