Godwin Obaseki, Edo State governorship candidate for All Progressives Congress, APC, has been declared winner of the last governorship election in the state.
The Edo State governorship election tribunal on Friday declared the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Godwin Obaseki as the winner of the last governorship election in the state.
Pastor Osazie Ize-Iyamu, PDP Candidate, had filed a suit on the September 28, 2016 governorship election challenging the declaration of Governor Godwin Obaseki as winner of the election by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
The Three man tribunal is headed by Justice Ahmed Badamasi.
The Petition which was filed on the October 19, 2016 with the first petitioner asking to be declared winner, having scored the highest number of lawful votes cast, finally reached its verdict today.