The All Progressives Congress (APC) has appointed 12 Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs) to defend the mandate of its presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu in the just concluded polls.
According to INEC, Tinubu got 8,794,726 votes in 12 of Nigeria’s 36 states, PDP’s Atiku Abubakar got 6,984,520 votes, and the Labour Party candidate, Peter Obi, got 6,101,533 votes.
Atiku and Obi have rejected the outcome of the election, vowing to challenge the result in court.
In a statement on Tuesday, March 7, APC said it is willing to meet the parties in court.
The party’s National Legal Adviser, Ahmad Usman El-Marzuq, released the 13-man list comprising 12 senior advocates.
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