The Yobe State Chief Decide, Justice Gumna Kashim Kaigama has sworn-in native authorities election attraction and petition tribunals.
The tribunals are to amongst different issues hear, decide and resolve all disputes, litigations and petitions that could be filed by political events, candidates or electorates with respect to the simply concluded native governments election within the state.
“I count on truthful and equitable justice from the tribunals. They’re to be guided by the oath they’ve taken to dispense justice to all manners of petitioners and respondents with out worry or favor, in poor health will or affection”, Justice Kaigama stated after the inauguration on Friday.
He additionally charged members of the tribunals to work as a staff within the discharge of their accountability.
“Individuals within the state ought to believe within the tribunal, as a result of they had been constituted by the Judicial Service Fee after they’ve been totally screened earlier than they had been appointed for the tribunals.
“Due to this fact, we count on nothing however justice from them”, he stated.
The Chief Decide added that the time-frame inside which the tribunals would work can solely be decided by the variety of petitions that could be filed in.
The Native Authorities Election Enchantment Tribunal consists three panels, whereas that of Petition has six panels every with a md and two members respectively.
LG Election: Yobe Chief Decide swears in, inaugurates election attraction, petition tribunals