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Tribunal enters no case against Buhari’s victory

2015-04-27 16:04
Presidential candidate of Nigeria's leading opposition All Progressive Congress, Mohammadu Buhari, meets with US Secretary of State at the US Consulate in Lagos January 25, 2015. US Secretary of State John Kerry said today that peaceful and timely el ~ AKINTUNDE AKINLEYE

Abuja - The Presidential Election Petition Tribunal is in the process of winding down its operations as no single case has been lodged against the victory of the President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari,  reports Vanguard.

The 21 days grace given to political parties and aspirants to file their petitions expired on April 22 .

Also read: Buhari wins historic election landslide

Section 285 of the 1999 Constitution provides for petitions to be entered before the tribunal 21 days from the day the final result was declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

The results of the presidential election was announced on March 31.

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