Makinde Wins At Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has reaffirmed the victory of Engineer Seyi Makinde as the Oyo State Governor.

The Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adebayo Adelabu, had filed a case against the victory of Seyi Makinde, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the winner of the March 9, 2019 election in Oyo State.

Adelabu had approached the court to challenge the appeal court ruling.

The appellate court had after evaluating the pieces of evidence brought by Oyo APC and its candidate before the tribunal but was rejected, ruled that the status quo should be maintained. That was after the tribunal had affirmed the election of Makinde.

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