Osogbo- Osun State governor, Rauf Aregbesola has formally replied to the petition of Senator Iyiola Omisore and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against his victory at the August 9 governorship election, reports Punch.
Aregbesola argued that Omisore had no locus standi to present the petition having not shown that he was validly a candidate at the election.
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He stated that several paragraphs of the petition raised a pre-election issue which the tribunal had no jurisdiction to entertain.
He noted that the grounds on which the petition is based are unknown to law.
Read more at Punch.
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