Taraba Elections: BCO rejects claim of Tribunal withdrawal case

Omolayo.A, Abuja


The Buhari Campaign Organization (BCO) says the Taraba State All Progressives Congress (APC) has not withdrawn its pending case at the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal as purported in some quarters.

In a statement signed by the State Coordinator Buhari campaign organization, Tukur Sambo Santali, the Party states that it has submitted all documents to recover its mandate within the constitutional stipulated time. 

Mr Santali also stated that the Organization has therefore on behalf of other Stakeholders in the state implored the Chief Justice of Nigeria as well as President of the Court of Appeal to urge the Tribunal to reconvene and listen to the petition within the stipulated time frame as enshrined in the Constitution.

He added that APC members in the state have also promised to remain peaceful and law abiding with the hope that justice will take its course.