Sen. Ademola Adeleke, Osun state Governor-elect

The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has affirmed the election of Gov.  Ademola Adeleke of Osun.

The appelate court set aside the verdict of the Osun State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, which sacked him from office.

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Aside from setting aside the judgement of the tribunal, the court, in its lead judgement that was delivered by Justice Mohammed Lawal, awarded N500, 000 cost against the All Progressive Congress, APC, and its candidate, Gboyega Oyetola.