High Court
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Supreme Court on Monday struck out an application by the All Progressives Congress, APC, asking the Apex Court to review its judgment on the Zamfara governorship elections.

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In a unanimous ruling by a five-man panel of justices, led by Justice Bode Rhodes-Vivour, the Apex Court says the application is incompetent and lacks merit.

The panel added that the application should not have been brought before it in the first place.

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The lead counsel to the appellant Robert Clarke is, however, insisting that the decision of the court was based on technicalities adding the merits of his application were not looked into.

Justice Adamu Galunje of the Supreme Court had on May 24 nullified the elections of all the candidates of the APC in Zamfara State in the 2019 general elections.