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CPC challenges Mimiko’s victory


AKURE — THE candidate of the Congress for Progressive Change in the October 20 governorship election in Ondo State, Mr. Olusoji Ehinlanwo has challenged the declaration of Governor Olusegun Mimiko by INEC as winner of the election.

Ehinlawo in the petition, filed on his behalf by Mr. Segun Ogodo at the state Election Tribunal, had as respondents: Mimiko, the Labour Party; the Independent National Electoral Commission; the Resident Electoral Commissioner in the State, Mr. Akin Orebiyi and the Returning Officer, Prof. Biyi Daramola.

He  claimed that he possesses substantial proofs that there were massive violation of the electoral act and irregularities in respect of the election which would not make CPCC to accept its outcome.


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