Major setback for Kogi PDP as court nullifies primaries

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A Shocking setback for the People’s Democratic Party PDP as Lokoja High Court nullified the Governorship Primaries held on 3rd September 2019.

AUTTHENTIC Reported that, Engr. Musa Wada emerged the candidate of the PDP for the Governorship election held on 16 November, 2019.

Not satisfied with the outcome, an aspirant in the party’s Primary, Alhaji Abubakar Idris challenged the victory of Engr Wada.

Musa Wada

Musa Wada

Alh. Abubakar Ibrahim who came second in that primary through his counsel said he won the PDP primaries, alleging the smuggling in of 600 and another missing 241 votes to favor the PDP flag bearer.

But Justice John Olorunfemi while looking at the evidence brought before him by the plaintiff and the defendant ruled that the PDP primary was hasty and inconclusive.

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