Lagos Governorship Elections Tribunal strikes out Rhodes-Vivour, LP from Adediran’s petition
The Lagos State Governorship Election Tribunal has struck out the petition filed by Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour and Labour Party (LP) from that of Olajide Adediran a.k.a Jandor of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
Olajide Adediran known as ‘Jandor’ is challenging the election of Gov. Babjide Sanwo-Olu and Dr Obafemi Hamzat in the March 18 governorship elections in Lagos State.
Justice Mikhail Abdullah stated this while delivering judgment in the objections raised by respondents in the matter.
Chairman of the panel Justice Arum Ashom had earlier announced that the court will first deliver judgment in the case of the PDP and its candidate before going to give its judgment in the petition of the governorship candidate of the Labour Party, Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour.
Justice Ashom also announced that his colleague on the bench, Justice Mikail Abdullahi will read the judgment on behalf of the panel.