• Supreme Court fixes date to decide Tambuwal’s fate as governor

    Supreme Court fixes date to decide Tambuwal’s fate as governor

    According to reports, the Supreme Court will on December 9, 2016 deliver judgment in a legal action challenging the propriety of the nomination of Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal by the All Progressives Congress for the 2015 gubernatorial election in the state.

    The apex court will among others determine whether Tambuwal was nominated in compliance with the provisions of the Electoral Act 2010 and the APC 2014 guidelines for the nomination of candidates for elective offices.

    Specifically, the court will determine the issue […]