The presidential applicant of the Hope Democratic Party (HDP), Ambrose Owuru, has implored the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal, to invalidate the February 23 presidential decision that delivered Muhammadu Buhari as Nigeria’s President for a moment term.
Gistok reports that the gathering made this interest in a new movement documented HDP’s direction, Ezechukwu Ifeanyi.
In the movement, HDP told the court that the February 23 presidential decision was unlawful, illicit and illegal. The HDP Presidential hopeful focused on that the decision was obscure to law and ought to be negated by the council.
Owuru contended that the “delay of the race from February 16 to 23 had no sponsorship of any law as no relevant and obvious reason legally necessary were progressed for the deferment.”\
He noticed that the race was never genuinely held by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), and can’t create any legitimate outcome or returns unmistakable by law.
Owuru, who conceded that INEC has controls under area 26 of the Electoral Act 2010, demanded that “no fitting and irrefutable reason were created by the discretionary body to delay the February 16 race and in this way rendered the February 23 race a nullity under a similar law.”
The presidential applicant said since INEC broke the arrangements of the Electoral Act, particularly segment 26 to gather information, the “decision can’t remain according to the law.”
Owuru petitioned God for a request convincing “INEC to create at the court notice of race, the unique timetable for February 16, the press explanation of February 16 just as minutes of gathering where the choice to defer the February 16 presidential decision was held.”
The HDP Presidential competitor additionally implored that the “arrival of President Buhari for a moment term in office by February 23 race be nullified and set aside because the decision has no power of law.”
Then, Naija News comprehends that Owuru and HDP had before documented an appeal stamped: CA/PETP/001/2019 requesting that the council invalidate the race that brought Buhari to office.