- Don’t Waste Your Time Going To Supreme Court, Professor Sagay advises Atiku
Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) has counseled Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general elections not to go to the Supreme Court.
According to the Daily Independent, Sagay said lawyers with good knowledge of Election Laws know that Atiku’s petition against Buhari’s victory is a futile exercise.
” I think any lawyer who knows anything about Election Law would have realised that Atiku’s petition against President Buhari’s victory was futile” Sagay said.
Newsflash247 had earlier reported that Tribunal has dismissed the petition by Atiku Abubakar and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP challenging the election of President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
The court held, in the lead judgment by Justice Mohammed Garba, which has been supported by three of the five Justices of the tribunal so far, held that the petitiioners failed to prove their case.