• Tribunal Strikes out Onjeh’s Petition against David Mark

    Tribunal Strikes out Onjeh’s Petition against David Mark

    The re-run Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Makurdi, Benue State capital, yesterday struck out the petition filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Daniel Onjeh, against former Senate President, David Mark.

    In her ruling on the application brought before the tribunal by the first, second and third respondents, Justice Chinyere Gloria Anulube held that the petition was filed outside the stipulated 21 days as enshrined in the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

    Justice Anulube described the petition as ‘defective […]