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INEC asks Appeal Court to upturn tenure elongation verdict

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday prayed the Court of Appeal, Abuja Division to set aside the judgment of the Federal High Court, Abuja Division, whereof  it held that the tenure of five states governors would extend beyond May, 29, 2011. Mr. Justice Adamu Bello of the Federal High Court had on February 23, 2011 while delivering his decision on the suit filed by Governor Ibrahim Idris of Kogi State and four others held that no election should be conducted for ...
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Added March 09, 2011
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