BREAKING: Court Sacks Plateau PDP Rep Member

The Plateau State National and State House of Assemblies, Election Petition Tribunal (EPT) has voided the election of member representing Bassa/Jos-North Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Musa Avia Agah.

Agah was declared winner of the election he contested on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

The tribunal has also ordered INEC to return Muhammad Adam Alkali of the Peoples’ Redemption Party (PRP) as valid winner of the February 26, 2022 bye-election. 

The tribunal in a consensus judgement led by its chairman, Justice Hope O. Ozoh, Khadi Usman Umar and Justice Zainab M. Bashir held that the petitioners have proved their case.