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No person can cease us from approaching Plateau tribunal, says APC candidate

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Yilwatda mentioned this in a press release signed by Era Subsequent Marketing campaign Council spokesperson, Shittu Bamayi and made out there to the Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Jos.

The governorship candidate suggested the Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) to avoid him till the election petition tribunal accomplished its sittings within the state.

“A newspaper report and rumours have it that talks are on to cease the celebration from going to the tribunal.


“No quantity of strain would cease us from difficult the result of the March 18 governorship election.

“The Electoral Act of 2022 provides an aggrieved celebration the correct to go to the tribunal the place there’s a perceived injustice or illegality in the course of the election.

“It’s due to this fact not misplaced for us to proceed to the tribunal to problem the result of the election within the face of evident electoral malfeasance perpetrated on that fateful day,” he mentioned.

He emphasised that for the PDP to suppose that by exerting pointless strain and sending emissaries would make the APC to withdraw the case from the tribunal, is only a fallacy.

In response to him, no quantity of sugar coated guarantees and enticements, would make the APC and its candidate to betray the belief and confidence entrusted to them by the folks of the state.


Yilwatda suggested the PDP to focus on placing up its defence if in any respect it has any, relatively than embarking on a wild goose chase, which at finish of the day, wouldn’t yield any outcome.

He emphatically acknowledged that the APC had harvested sufficient proof and witnesses to current on the tribunal to show that the governorship election was massively rigged in favour of the PDP.

However PDP Publicity Secretary, John Akans described the allegations as unfounded and laughable.

Akans mentioned that his celebration received the election and was not afraid of assembly anybody difficult the result.

The publicity secretary mentioned that his celebration and its Governor-elect, Caleb Mutfwang, believed within the unity, peace and progress of Plateau.


In response to him, it was on such premise that Mutfwang prolonged an olive department to those who contested in opposition to him.

“That magnanimity doesn’t in any method quantity to pressuring whoever desires to problem the election to vary his/her thoughts.

“We’re not those that suggested them to go to tribunal, why ought to we be those to pressurise them in opposition to persevering with with their case.

“They declare that they’ve evidences to nullify the election, we’ve ours and we’re ever prepared to fulfill them on the tribunal,” he burdened.