Atiku inaugurates legal team to reclaim stolen mandate.
Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has inaugurated a legal team to challenge the result of February’s presidential election, his Pual Ibe, his
The team will be led by Livy Uzoukwu, a senior advocate of Nigeria.
Recall that the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) had on Wednesday formerlly announced Muhammadu Buhari as
On Thursday night, the PDP candidate met with members of the National Peace Committee prompting reports he may have been prevailed upon not to proceed with the challenge.
“I have just inaugurated my legal team and charged them with the responsibility of ensuring that our stolen mandate is retrieved,” Mr Abubakar said Saturday, according to his spokesperson, Paul Ibe.
“I am encouraged by the presence of fearless men and women of the Bench. The judiciary which had in the past discharged itself ably is once again being called upon to deliver judgement on this matter that will be untainted by lucre and uncowed by the threat of immoral power,” he added.
I will not mortgage the Peoples’ mandate