Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday made his first appearance at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Abuja, since its inauguration. The party chieftain arrived the courtroom about 9:36 a.m. barely some few minutes before the five-man panel led by Justice Mohammed Garba started sitting.
The reappointed Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, broke the silence by describing his reappointment as a humbling experience and a call for commitment and rededication.
The SGF, who spoke to newsmen on Sunday, 7th July 2019 at Yola International Airport, Adamawa state while returning back to Abuja. He found his reappointment to be both thrilling and challenging.
Though the feeling race to succeed Governor Seriake Dickson will not be an easy one, political analysts say it may likely be the most difficult election for the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, which is still struggling to recover from the defeat it suffered during the National Assembly elections.
Following Supreme Court announcement of Mr Gboyega Oyetola as the authentic winner of the Osun state governorship poll, the Presidency has reacted to comments credited to the former Vice President and presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on the judgment. The former vice president had said: “I urge the nation’s judiciary to take a pulse of the nation and reflect it. “In their hands, God has placed a great responsibility. The duty to ensure that justice is done, irrespective of the pressure to do otherwise by the powers that be.”