GO TO COURT

‘GO TO COURT’ now reinforcing violence, rigging

‘GO TO COURT’ now reinforcing violence, rigging

In Nigerian politics, the phrase “go to court” has become a ubiquitous refrain. It is the go-to solution for any electoral disputes and a phrase that has become synonymous with the Nigerian electoral process. However, what was once seen as a means to resolve electoral disputes has now become a tool for political manipulation and subversion.