Federal High Court Nullifies Adamawa APC Gubernatorial Primary Election

By: Hassan Umar Shallpella, Adamawa

The Federal High Court one Yola Division, Adamawa State presided over by Justice Abdulaziz Anka, has nullified the All Progressive Congress, APC gubernatorial primary election in Adamawa state which produced Senator Aisha Ahmed Dahiru Binani as its candidate.

In his ruling on Friday, Justice Abdulaziz Anka ruled that he passed the judgment based on substantial non-compliance with party guidelines and the constitution of the federal republic of Nigeria in the party primary election.

The Judge said the defendant could file an appeal if so wished.

One of the contestants in the party primary election Nuhu Ribadu has dragged Aishatu Binani, APC and Independent National Electoral Commission INEC before the court, seeking the nullification of the primary election conducted on the 27th May, 2022, and prayed for the disqualification of Senator Binani or the conduct of fresh party primaries over alleged vote buying, over voting and impasse over Lamurde local government delegates.

Reacting to the development Hon. Muhammed Nadi spoke to Dandal Kura Radio shortly after the court verdict

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