The President of Court of Appeal, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, on Thursday, constituted the Governorship Election Petition Tribunal ahead of the Ondo State election.
This was contained in a statement issued and signed by the Secretary, Election Petition Tribunal, in Ondo State, Musa Bako, who said the tribunal will hear and determine petitions that may arise from the governorship election coming on Saturday.
He disclosed that the Tribunal would be situated is at the Complex of the Ondo State High Court along Hospital road in Akure the state capital.
The letter read: “Notice is hereby given that the Honourable President of the Court of Appeal has formally constituted the Governorship Election Petition to hear and determine petition that may arise from the forthcoming Ondo State Governorship Election coming up on October 10, 2020.”
Meanwhile, the Ondo government has declared Friday as a work-free day for workers in the State’s Public Service. The government’s decision is for the governorship election scheduled for Saturday, October 10.