Former Presidential Candidate Predicts Obi, Atiku’s Chances at the Supreme Court
Former Presidential Candidate Predicts Obi, Atiku’s Chances at the Supreme Court the Social Democratic Party (SDP) presidential candidate, Adewole Adebayo, has asked opposition elements to “save their energy and goodwill” to prepare for the 2027 general elections.
NewsReport Nigeria gathered that in a social media post, by Mr. Adebayo, advised the top opposition parties to ‘hold a breath’ concerning their legal battles against President Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
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The former presidential hopeful declared that there is a “zero chance” for Messrs Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi at the Supreme Court.
He wrote on his verified X (formerly X) handle on Wednesday, September 20:
“Opposition elements should save energy and goodwill to prepare for 2027 instead of holding a breath over the 85 ground appeals filed by @atiku, @OfficialPDPNig, and @PeterObi, @NgLabour versus @officialABAT, @inecnigeria, and @OfficialAPCNg. There is zero chance at the Supreme Court. No legal basis.”
Opposition elements should save energy and goodwill to prepare for 2027 instead of holding a breath over the 85 ground appeals filed by @atiku, @OfficialPDPNig and @PeterObi ,@NgLabour versus @officialABAT @inecnigeria, @OfficialAPCNg. Zero chance at Supreme Court. No legal basis
— Adewole Adebayo ESQ (@Pres_Adebayo) September 20, 2023
Mr. Osita Okechukwu, the Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), says he fully understands the grief of the opposition parties over the judgement of the Presidential Election Petition Court (PEPC).
Okechukwu, also a foundation member of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), said this when he spoke with journalists in Abuja.
He said that although the main opposition PDP had bright chances of bouncing back through the 2023 presidential election, the political greed of the party’s candidate, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, denied the party…