The Court of Appeal, Ibadan, on Friday dismissed a petition filed by the Ex Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, challenging the verdict of the Election Petition Tribunal on February 23 the senatorial election for Oyo South.
The Election Petition Tribunal had upheld the victory of Kola Balogun (Oyo South).
Mr Balogun polled a total of 105,720 votes to defect Mr Ajimobi who had 92,218 votes.
Delivering judgment, Justice Haruna Tsammani, dismissed Mr Ajimobi’s petition for lacking in merit.
Mr Tsammani affirmed the decision of the tribunal, adding that the tribunal was right in its judgment.
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