BREAKING: Supreme Court validates Fintiri as Adamawa Gov

The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the election of Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as Adamawa State Governor.

A seven-member panel of Justices led by Justice Olabode Rhodes-Vivour, in a unanimous verdict dismissed the appeals by the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the last governorship election, Jibrilla Bindow and his party.

Justice Dattijo Mohammed, who read the lead judgment held that the appellants failed to prove their case.