Osun: APC heads to Appeal Court as Tribunal declares PDP winner

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The ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) will contest the judgement of the election tribunal on the Osun State election at the Appeal Court, Today’s Echo gathers.

On Friday, March 22, the Election tribunal upheld the petition of the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in the Osun gubernatorial election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, declaring him winner of the election.

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) had declared the election inconclusive after Adeleke, known as the Dancing Senator won more votes than his opponent, Gboyega Oyetola of the APC but the margin was lower than the number of invalid votes.

INEC thereafter, fixed a supplementary election which Oyetola won but was reportedly marred by irregularities.

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