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APC urges INEC to recognise Sanni as Lagos Assembly aspirant

2015-02-19 22:06
Supporters rides in a campaign bus of Nigeria's leading opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate Mohammadu Buhari and his unning mate Yemi Osinbajo in Lagos on January 24, 2015. Unknown gunmen stormed and bombed the site of a  ~  PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Lagos - The Independent National Electorate Commission has been urged by the All Progressive Party to recognise Wasiu Sanni as a candidate that wants to represent the Lagos Assembly, Punch reported.

This comes after Sanni filed a suit against the APC, accusing the party of transferring his mandate to another candidate that lesser votes than him.

Also read: PDP wants APC investigated over anti-election leaflets

He approached the Federal High Court seeking to be reinstated after what had happened. The APC has thereafter urged INEC to add Sanni back on it's list.

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