Tribunal Grants Agbaje Go Ahead To Inspect Election Material
After losing Lagos State Governorship election on April 11, 2015, Mr Jimi Agbaje of the Peoples Democratic Party had dragged both INEC and APC’s Akinwunmi Ambode who was declared the winner before a tribunal alleging some irregularities were observed during the election which contravened the provisions of INEC and approved guidelines for the election.
The Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Ikeja today however granted leave to Mr Agbaje to inspect all polling documents and devices used in the conduct of the gubernatorial elections in the state.
The tribunal also ordered the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) to provide Certified True Copies of all polling documents including printed data in each polling units from the card reader machines for inspection by Jimi Agbaje.
It will be recalled that Agbaje lost the election to Mr Akinwunmi Ambode of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who was declared winner by INEC