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Osun: Tribunal chairman mocked Adeleke’s dancing whereas delivering judgement – PDP alleges

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Osun State governorship election Tribunal seems to have taken a swipe on the dancing expertise of Governor Ademola Adeleke.

The Chairman of the Election Petition Tribunal, Terste Kume, on Friday, throughout his judgement mocked Governor Adeleke for dancing to Kiss Daniel’s “Buga” tune the day he was declared winner of the election final yr.

Delivering judgement, two out of the tribunal’s three-member panel held that the petitioner was capable of show that there was certainly overvoting in a number of the polling items.

Consequently, the bulk judgment of the tribunal ordered the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee, INEC, to withdraw the certificates of return from Adeleke and difficulty a recent one to Oyetola because the duly elected governor of the state.

The decide stated Adeleke was dancing to Kiss Daniel’s “Buga” tune after he was declared winner of the governorship election in July 2022, sustaining that the election was not held in compliance with the electoral act.

”After deducting the illegal votes, Mr Oyetola’s tally got here all the way down to 314, 931 votes whereas Mr Adeleke scored 290,666. The declaration and return are hereby declared null and void,” the chairman had dominated.

Reacting to this in Osogbo on Saturday whereas addressing the newsmen, the celebration management led by the State Caretaker Chairman, Dr Adekunle Akindele, stated the decide deserted authorized arguments and submissions to dwell on the trivial as the inspiration for his pronouncement.