Witness for the first respondent Mr. Udom Emmanuel by name “Ubong Effiong Jonah”, who happens to be a Local Government Collation Agent at Ibesikpo Asutan LGA on March 9, Governorship Election of Akwa Ibom State. Mr. Jonah admitted in his witness deposition that he was properly accredited and voted in his unit on the day of Election.
During cross examination by Prof. Ernest Ojukwu SAN, led Counsel to the petitioner throw a friendly question to the witness which also happens to be a bombshell to the witness who claimed to have been accredited on the day of Election.;
Q: Take a look at exhibit PT647 and confirm if your signature is there in that exhibit to prove to this Tribunal that you were properly accredited
Ans: “No my lord, my signature is not there and I didn’t thumbprint.”
Q: You admitted that accreditation took place in all the local government right?
Ans: Yes my lord.
Q: Confirm from form PT444 and tell this honourable court if accreditation took place in your entire local government as your claimed in your statement on oath.
Ans: My learned professor, this is INEC document I don’t know if this document was properly ticked.
Recall that the candidate of APC, Obong Dr. Nsima Ekere is seeking for the cancellation of the March 9, 2019 governorship Elections in Akwa Ibom State, having noticed that the entire process was marred with widespread violence and irregularities particularly the rule played by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
- THE DEVELOPMENT OF NIGER DELTA: Sen. Akapbio Visits Nkpolu-Rumuigbo Junction.Another achievement recorded by Citizens Quest… Barely 2 months after … Read More
- Just In: Police Nabs Serial Killer In Port Harcourt – Uyo East West RoadThe notorious serial killer, Gracious David West was today September … Read More
- Tantrums Of Politically Disorderly Persons, PDPThe Governorship Elections Petitions Tribunal shall deliver judgement in the … Read More
- Oil Producing Communities Appreciates President Muhammadu BuhariLETTER OF APPRECIATION TO THE PRESIDENT BY THE LEADERS/YOUTHS OF … Read More
- Kwara Governor, AbdulRazaq Appoints 26-Year-Old Corps Member As CommissionerKwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has surprised many political observers … Read More
- Judicial Misstatement: Akwa Ibom Tribunal Goofed By Imo E. Akpan EsqThe National and State Houses of Assembly Petitions Tribunal sitting … Read More