Court Dismisses Buhari's Disqualification Suit



A Federal High Court in Abuja has just dismissed the disqualification suit filed against the Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress General Muhammadu Buhari(retd.).

Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court, Abuja this morning dismissed the suit on the ground of lack of substance.

Tension had mounted when the judge fixed today, Wednesday 25th of March for the ruling after hearing the intended parties’ applications on Tuesday.

Those whose applications for joining the suit as defendants were heard on Tuesday are Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, Chukwuma Ochu, Sunusi Musa, Ahmed Maitarki and the Fiscal and Civil Rights Enlightenment Foundation.

The suit was filed on January 26, 2015 by a lawyer, Chukwunweike Okafor, asking the court to declare Buhari ineligible to contest the presidential election slated for Saturday over his (Buhari’s) alleged failure to submit his school certificate along with his Form CF001 to INEC.

The Plaintiff’s counsel, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), had in his objection to the applications of the intended defendants, described the applicants as meddlesome interlopers.

Islanders Int’l Mag


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