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Agbaje challenges Ambode’s victory at election tribunal

2015-05-05 14:00
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Lagos - The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the April 11 gubernatorial election in Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje is challenging the victory of Akinwunmi Ambode of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the poll, reports Pulse.

Agbaje has filed a petition at the State Election Tribunal.

The petition was filed on April 30 by Agbaje’s lawyers.

Also read: Agbaje promises to accept defeat in good faith

Agbaje is contesting Ambode’s victory on three grounds

Joined along with Ambode in the petition are the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the APC and INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Lagos State, Akin Orebiyi.

Agbaje had previously congratulated Ambode on his victory in the election.

Read more at Pulse.

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Read more on: apc  |  pdp  |  jimi agbaje  |  akinwunmi ambode  |  lagos state  |  2015 elections.politics

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