INEC Declaration Of Buhari As President Elect Invalid In Law, Says Nwabueze

By Uche Mbah Erudite legal luminary and Professor of Constitutional Law, Ben Nwabueze, SAN, has picked holes in the declaration by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, that PresidentMuhammadu Buhari is the President elect. INEC Chairman had on National television declared that President Buhari, having won the Highest number of votes in the election, is hereby declared the president elect. He did not talk of the 25% of two thirds of states and Abuja. But Nwabueze was said to have noted that he relied on partial fulfillment of the constitutional…

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Despite Meeting With Abubakar’s Peace Committee, Atiku May Still Go To Court

By Uche Mbah Respite may not have come to the ruling party as former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar is still poised to go to Court to challenge the victory of the All Progressives Congress, APC, at the Presidential Polls. Yesterday, Atiku met with Abdulsalami Abubakar, Chairman of the Peace Committee. It is under their umbrella that the Peace Accord was signed by both parties before the elections. The meeting was held in the presence of Peter Obi, his Vice Presidential Candidate; Bishop Hassan Kukkah, Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese;  John…

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