Supreme Court Adjourns Sani Danladi’s Appeal On Eligibility Test To July 1 and not dismissed please.
The Supreme Court has adjourned the appeal filed by the it Taraba State APC Gubernatorial Candidate in the March 9, 2019 election challenging the Judgments of the Federal High Court, Jalingo and the Court of Appeal, Yola Division that disqualified him from participating in the election.
The case which was billed for hearing was stalled due to the inability of the Respondents to file their Brief of Argument as at when due having been served with the Appellant’s Brief of Argument which was filed on 21 May, 2019.
The five-man panel Justices of the Supreme Court headed by Justice Mary Odili ordered the Respondents to file their Respondent’s Brief of Argument on 27/06/2019 as against their plea to file on Friday 28/06/2019 stressing that time is of the essence in this matter.
The Court therefore, adjourned to July 1, 2019 for the continuation of hearing.