Supporters of Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, stormed the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, on Monday, ahead of the Supreme Court’s judgment on the March 9, 2019, governorship election in the state.
The Supreme Court has conducted hearing on the appeals filed to challenge the outcome of the election.
Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, who heads the seven-man panel of the apex court, said judgments on the appeals would be delivered by 3pm on Monday.
The Independent National Election Commission (INEC) had on March 26, 2019, declared the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Bala Mohammed, as the winner of the Bauchi State Governorship Election.
Mohammed polled a total of 515,113 votes to defeat the then governor, Mohammed Abubakar who polled 500, 625 votes.
Dissatisfied, Abubakar approached the tribunal, Court of Appeal and now the Supreme Court to challenge the result.
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