The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday rejected the judgment of the Court of Appeal, which dismissed the suit filed by the party and its gubernatorial candidate, Senator Yakubu Lado Danmarke.
The five Judges unanimously ruled that Lado and PDP failed to prove allegations of irregularities against Governor Masari and his party over the Governorship election.
The verdict brought to an end the legal battle embarked upon by the PDP and Lado Danmarke, seeking to upturn the declaration of Governor Masari as the winner of the February election.
While Addressing Journalist shortly after the ruling, the state PDP Chairman, Alhaji Salisu Yusuf Majigiri revealed that the party have no option than to challenge the judgment at the Supreme Court.
Recall that in September, the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal in Katsina State on in the FCT Abuja has upheld the election of Katsina State Governor Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari and dismissed PDP’s petition challenging his victory in the 2019 polls by two out of the three judges.