March 28, 2022
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and its Govenorship candidate in the October 10 election in Ondo State, Eyitayo Jegede, SAN, has plans challenged the victory of state Govenor, Rotimi Akeredolu, SAN, at the Election petition tribunal, Akure, Ondo State.
Our Correspondent gathered that the Independent National Electoral Commission, the All Progressives Congress and the Deputy Govenor- elect, Lucky Aiyedatiwa were all joined in the petition
The PDP and its Governorship candidate has Ifedayo Adedipe, SAN, as their lead counsel
Jegede petitioned the election tribunal on four grounds.
He opined that the election was married by irregularities and pockets of violence and intimidation.
Jegede also faulted the emergence of Akeredolu during Party’s primaries.