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Battle for Lagos takes new twist as Owolabi Salis wins at Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos on Tuesday, August 6, 2019, ordered the Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Ikeja to resume hearing of two petitions challenging Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s victory at the March 9 governorship election. A five-man panel of the court led by Justice Hussein Mukthar, in a unanimous decision, allowed

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Lagos Guber poll: Tribunal dismisses petitions challenging Sanwo-Olu’s victory

The Election Petition Tribunal in Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, on Monday, June 17, 2019, dismissed a petition filed by the Alliance for Democracy (AD) and the Labour Party (LP) challenging the victory of the Governor of Lagos, Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the March 9 polls. Justice T. T Asua, the Chairman of the Tribunal in a

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Lagos Guber: AD’s Owolabi Salis to challenge election result in court

Alliance for Democracy (AD) in Lagos has rejected the result of last Saturday’s election declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in which All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, emerged as winner. But the AD’s governorship candidate, Chief Owolabi Salis, alleged that the exercise was marred by irregularities, intimidation, double voting and collation fraud. Speaking

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ICYMI: Lagos Guber Debate: Here’s what your governorship candidates said

The much anticipated Lagos State gubernatorial debate put together by The Platform held to high expectations yesterday, Sunday, January 13, 2019, with four governorship aspirants airing their varied opinions on how to move the state forward. The debate which was moderated by British-Nigerian Christian broadcaster, Victor Oladokun, had in attendance the candidate of the ruling All

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