Drama as APC Witnesses Present Conflicting Statements At Osun
There was confusion at the hearing of the Osun Governorship Election Tribunal on Wednesday as the witnesses of the All Progressives Congress (APC) gave contracting statements against the earlier testimonies they had earlier given in the court.
According to This Day, while responding to a confirmation that they had tendered earlier in court that there was over voting, lack of ballot accounting in areas where the People's Democratic Party (PDP)
Won the election.
The witnesses disagreed with the defendant's counsel, Mr. Abiodun Owonikoko (SAN), and agreed that there was ballot counting contrary to their allegations in their pleaded evidence.
The report states that APC relied on witnesses from Ede, the hometown of the petitioner and PDP candidate in the election, Senator Ademola Adeleke, with which they sought to nullify PDP's votes from the region.
After Announcing the decision to uphold the objection of the petitioner's counsel, hearing was adjourned till Thursday.