Ondo election tribunal dismisses PDP’s petition against Gov Akeredolu

The Ondo Election petitions tribunal on Tuesday dismissed a petition filed by the PDP against the re-election of Gov. Akeredolu for a in office.

The petition was filed by Eyitayo Jegede of the PDP against Gov.  Akeredolu of the All Progressive Congress (APC).

Jegede challenged the victory of the ruling APC and its candidate in the Oct 10, 2020 election which saw the return of Akeredolu for in office.

The Umar -led three-member panel struck out the petition for lacking jurisdiction in the matter.

“Issues raised therein in this petition are settled issue of affairs and management of a political party on which this tribunal no jurisdiction,” held.

, who delivered the via zoom, therefore upheld the reelection of Akeredolu as governor of Ondo in Oct. 10, 2020 election.()