APC reacts to Tribunal declaring Osun State governorship election illegal


The All Progressives Congress, APC, has reacted to the Tribunal ruling which declared the Osun State governorship election re-run illegal. The September 27, 2018 supplementary governorship election which held in seven polling units Osun State was declared illegal by the governorship election petition tribunal which sat in Abuja on Thursday.

The ruling went on to declare Senator Ademola Adeleke, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the winner of the Osun Stats governorship election.

Reacting to the declaration, APC, in a terse message sent to Punch correspondent by the party’s spokesperson, Mr. Kunle Oyatomi, said:

“‘The verdict cannot stand superior legal scrutiny. Therefore we will appeal against it.”