The presidential competitor of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and victor of the February 2019 race, Muhammadu Buhari, has blamed case by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential hopeful, Atiku Abubakar that they won the race.
President Buhari told the Presidential Election Tribunal that, by the outcome reported by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, he (Buhari) and his gathering, were triumphant in the last race.
The APC hopeful additionally told the Tribunal that the case by Atiku and the PDP that the tradermoni approach of the administration was a vote-purchasing measure was not valid.
As per Buhari, the approach framed one of the numerous social mediation arrangements his legislature had set up, coordinated at easing the enduring of the majority.
Buhari requested that the Tribunal overlook the case by the candidates that they won by results they acquired from an indicated INEC server since it needed legitimate premise.
Buhari further tested Atiku and PDP to indicate proof that their votes were drained and controlled.
This was contained in a starter protest documented by his gathering of legal counselors in light of Atiku’s appeal.
President Buhari additionally blamed the applicants’ claims of vote control made against some security work force, some named private people and associations, without making them gatherings to the request.
Buhari requested that the Tribunal toss aside Atiku, PDP’s appeal in light of the fact that the reliefs looked for by the solicitors were negligible.
He included that
“The whole reliefs are not legitimate, as the candidates, who case to have scored greater part of legal votes pitiful number of states, are additionally scrutinizing their own arrival in those states.
“The applicants can’t go about as solicitors and respondents in a similar request.
“The elective alleviation looked for is reckless, aside from being unimportant.
“The race to the workplace of President on 23rd February, 2019, was led in generous consistence with the arrangement of the Electoral Act, 2010 (as corrected),” he said.
Buhari, moved the candidates to create “particulars of site: www.factsdontlien .com, including its space proprietor, owner, renter, lessor; and so forth., argued in section 29 of the request.
“Subtleties of the electronic information on the servers of the first respondent (INEC), including the time, the subtleties were downloaded, the individual who downloaded them and the methods for downloading (passage 29 of the appeal).
“The archives from the first respondent, distributing the enrolled voters in Nigeria, as 84, 004, 084 and the quantity of PVCs gathered as 72,775,502 (passage 30 of the request).
“Subtleties and records, demonstrating a breakdown of the electronically ordered votes of 664, 659, supposedly cast for the candidates in Abia State (passage 34 of the request).
“Reports appearing distributed enrolled voters in Bauchi State, as argued in section 41 of the request.
“Subtleties of the electronically gathered 332,618 votes in Bayelsa State (section 42).
“Reports demonstrating how candidates’ votes were exhausted by 173,153, in Benue State (passage 44).
“Subtleties of how candidates’ votes were exhausted by 210,109 in Borno State (passage 46 of the appeal).”