Reactions As Atiku Finally Files Petition To Challenge Tinubu’s Victory


Social media users have expressed mixed reactions as the presidential candidate of People’s Democratic party, Atiku Abubakar files petition at the election tribunal to challenge Bola Tinubu’s Victory in court. This is coming few hours after Peter Obi made a similar move. Dino Melaye, a member of the PDP presidential campaign council took to his verified Facebook handle to share a snapshot of the petition document. As seen in the document dated 21st March 2023, with the mark CA/PEPC/03/2023, the petitioners were Atiku Abubakar and the People’s Democratic party while the respondents were INEC, Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the All Progressive Congress.

See a copy of Atiku’s petition below:



It can be recalled that the PDP and Labour Party had promised to challenge the outcome of the election over alleged discrepancies in the electoral process.

As expected, social media users took to their various handles to react to the breaking news. Some claimed that the petition was not potent enough while some expressed surprise.

See some reactions below

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