The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has today dismissed the appeal filed by Alh. Shuaibu Isa Lau challenging the candidacy of Sen. Sani Abubakar Danladi as the PDP flag bearer for the 2015 Taraba North Senatorial Election.
The court held that nomination, sponsorship and substitution of candidate for election was a domestic affairs of a political party and it is outside the jurisdiction of any court as a court cannot impose candidate on a party.
The Court held that Alh. Garba Umar UTC was validly nominated and his subsequent substitution with Sen. Sani Abubakar Danladi by PDP was in total confirmity with the Electoral Act 2010 as amended.
By this judgment, the Appeal Court upheld the decision Sen. Sani Abubakar Danladi still remains Senator Representing Taraba North Senatorial District under the platform of PDP.
CONGRATULATIONS SEN. SANI ABUBAKAR DANLADI.