Tribunal sacks Osun PDP lawmaker




The Election Petition Tribunal on Monday, has nullified the election of Mr. Bamidele Salam of the Peoples Democratic Party, who represents Ede Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives.

The tribunal sacked Salam due to over-voting at some polling units in four local government areas during the National Assembly election.

The panel sitting in Oshogbo cancelled the polling units results and ordered a rerun.

In another judgement, the tribunal declares the State Assembly Election for Obokun State Constituency inconclusive for same reason of over-voting.

The panel said Olatunbosun Oyintiloye of the All Progressives Congress was able to established over voting in four units and cancelled elections in those units.




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