The Labour Party, LP, presidential candidate, Peter Obi on Wednesday disclosed why he might be heading to the Court of Appeal.
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Obi stated he become heading to the Appeal Court over the refusal of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to permit the LP look at electoral substances used all through the presidential election.
He disclosed this whilst lamenting over his incapability to marketing campaign for LP governorship applicants throughout the country.
Obi got here 1/3 in the back of Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the winner, Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Following his defeat, Obi had approached the courtroom docket to contest his loss and requested to be allowed to look at substances used all through the election.
However, Obi, in a sequence of tweets, wrote: “I am alleged to begin our whistle-prevent marketing campaign for our numerous Labour Party Governorship and State Assembly Candidates these days. Initially, my ride become to take me to Nasarawa, Lagos, Enugu, Abia, Delta, Edo, Rivers, Plateau, Borno, etc.
“However, following INEC`s refusal to permit our birthday birthday celebration to look at the substances (which include BVAS) from the twenty fifth February presidential elections, I am in my view heading to the Court these days with our lawyers.
“As we pursue due procedure and defer to the guideline of thumb of law, I urge all of the Obidients withinside the numerous states to preserve campaigning for our applicants, namely, Gbadebo Rhodes Vivour in Lagos, Chijioke Edeoga in Enugu, Patrick Dakum in Plateau, Alex Otti in Abia, Ken Pela in Delta,
“Ibrahim Mshelia in Borno, to call only a few. It is likewise vital that Obidients vote for applicants with Competence, Character, Capacity, and Compassion. I am nonetheless devoted and could pay extra interest to the project of restoring our project. A new Nigeria is possible!”