LP Candidate’s Petition Against Sanwo-Olu Thrown Out by Lagos Election Tribunal

Lagos Governorship Election Petition Tribunal Dismisses LP Candidate’s Petition Against Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has delivered its verdict on the petition filed by Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, the Labour Party (LP) candidate, challenging the victory of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the March 18 governorship election.

The Tribunal dismissed Rhodes-Vivour’s petition for lacking merit and affirmed Sanwo-Olu as the duly elected governor of Lagos State.

LP Candidate’s Petition Against Sanwo-Olu Thrown Out by Lagos Election Tribunal

The Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has thrown out the petition filed by Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, the candidate of the Labour Party (LP), against Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and the All Progressives Congress (APC).

The LP candidate had challenged the outcome of the March 18 governorship election, alleging that Sanwo-Olu was not qualified to contest at the time and that the election was marred by irregularities.

The Tribunal ruled that the petition lacked merit and affirmed Sanwo-Olu’s victory.

Lagos Tribunal Rules in Favor of Sanwo-Olu, Dismisses LP Candidate’s Election Challenge

In a significant development, the Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has ruled in favor of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, dismissing the election challenge brought by Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, the candidate of the Labour Party (LP).

Rhodes-Vivour had contested the validity of Sanwo-Olu’s victory, alleging irregularities and the governor’s eligibility.

However, the Tribunal found the petition lacking in merit and upheld Sanwo-Olu’s status as the duly elected governor of Lagos State.

Sanwo-Olu’s Victory Validated as Lagos Tribunal Rejects LP Candidate’s Petition

The Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal has validated the victory of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, rejecting the petition filed by Gbadebo Rhodes-Vivour, the Labour Party (LP) candidate.

Rhodes-Vivour had raised concerns about Sanwo-Olu’s eligibility and alleged irregularities in the election.

However, the Tribunal determined that the petition lacked merit and affirmed Sanwo-Olu as the legitimate governor of Lagos State.

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