There’s palpable stress in Yola, the Adamawa State capital, because the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal fixes Friday to provide its verdict on, who’s the genuine winner of the ballot within the state.
A press release by the tribunal stated that the panel was set to ship judgment on a petition filed by the All Progressives Congress difficult the election of Governor Ahmadu Fintiri of the Peoples Democratic Social gathering.
Chairman of the tribunal, Justice Adebara, had in August after the adoption of ultimate addresses, promised to ship a verdict.
Because of this case, members of each events within the state and their supporters have all of the sudden turn into apprehensive forward of Friday’s ruling.
Loyalists of each events have been attacking one another on varied social media platforms, creating stress in most elements of the state forward of Friday.
Within the March 2019 contest, the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee declared Fintiri winner after polling 376,552 votes to defeat the incumbent governor on the time, Bindo Jibrilla.
Nonetheless, Friday’s ruling by the tribunal would decide if that victory stays intact or not.