The Labour Party ThinksThe Labour Party (LP) has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of planning to delay the election tribunal proceedings at the Court of Appeal.
In a statement titled “Open Letter To INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu By The Leadership Of Labour Party On The Show Of Infamy And Dishonour By The Commission In Election Appeal Holding In Lagos,” the LP claimed that INEC changed its legal team without properly notifying the concerned parties. They believe that this change was orchestrated by INEC and their opponents to stall the proceedings at the Court of Appeal and frustrate their candidate’s appeal.
The Labour Party is accusing INEC of intentionally trying to delay the election tribunal proceedings. They believe that this is a tactic to prevent their candidate’s appeal from being heard on time.
The Labour Party has raised concerns about INEC’s actions and believes that they are trying to stall the election tribunal proceedings. It remains to be seen how this allegation will be addressed and if it will impact the outcome of the appeal.