APC on Tuesday, in Abuja, assembled a team of highly qualified lawyers to represent it at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal.
This comes after INEC announced APC’s presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu as the winner of the 25th February presidential election. This was rejected by the Labour Party (LP) and the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).
According to a statement by Ahmad El-Marzuq, APC National Legal Adviser, the team comprised legal luminaries with vast experience in election petition matters, constitutional law, and litigation.
He said the legal team, consisting of 13 Senior Advocates of Nigeria, was led by Prince Lateef Fagbemi, a renowned lawyer.
The legal team includes Lateef Fagbemi (Lead Counsel); Ahmad El-Marzuq (Life Bencher); Sam Ologunorisa; Rotimi Oguneso; Olabisi Syebo; Gbotega Oyewole; Muritala Abdulrasheed; Aliyu Saiki; Tajudeen Oladoja; Pius Akubo; Oluseye Opasanya; Suraju Saida and Kazeem Adeniyi.
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