The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, challenging the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in the February 23, 2019 Presidential election.
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, who led six other members of the Apex court’s panel, delivered the Judgement.
The Seven-man panel unanimously agreed with the no-case submission of President Buhari.
It takes place in less than an hour with the Supreme Court Justices opting to offer explanations for their decision on a date to be later announced.
The ruling has finally put an end to Atiku’s legal battles to be President of the Country.