The federal court of Appeal sitting in Yola has upheld
the election of Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwanbo as the duely elected
Governor of Gombe state in the last general elections in May 2015.
M.Ogunwumiju seated with three other justices ruled that the APC
Governorship candidate and his party were unabled to proof beyond
reasonable doubt that the elections was marred with irregularities in
Yahaya and his party in Gombe state felt unsatisfied with the result of
the Governorship polls that produced Governor Dankwambo as the winner of
the May 2015 General elections.
Hassan Dankwambo,Barrister Zubairu M.Umar destribed the outcome of the
appeal as justice given to the deserving people at the right time .
democracy and in the event APC head for supreme court their legal team
is equal to the task and waiting saying the team led by Ibrahim Usman
However,counsel to the APC Governorship candidate, Barrister Aliyu Usman Barde declined to speak to the press on the matter.