Supreme Court delivers judgment on APC’s suit challenging Obaseki’s qualification




Whatsapp News

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal filed by the All Congress (APC) challenging the academic qualification of the Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki.

A panel of the apex court, in a judgment on Friday evening, held that the appellants – APC and one of its chieftains, Edobor Williams – failed to prove their case beyond reasonable doubt, TheNation reports.

The court added that the appellants failed woefully to prove their case as they did not provide any disclaimer the school that the certificate, whose authenticity they challenged, was not issued to Obaseki by the institution.

proceeded to uphold the March 18, 2021 judgment of the , which earlier affirmed the January 9, 2021 judgment of the in Abuja upholding the authenticity of the first decree certificate in Classics issued to Obaseki by the of Ibadan (UI).

Details shortly…