National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, on Monday, appeared at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal in Abuja, since its inaugural sitting which began on June 10.
Concise News reports that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate in the February 23 presidential poll, Atiku Abubakar, filed A petition before the tribunal challenging the victory of APC and its candidate, President Muhammadu Buhari, at the poll.
Oshiomhole arrived the courtroom at about 9:36 a.m. on Monday barely some few minutes before the five-man panel led by Justice Mohammed Garba started sitting.
It was gathered that he beside the pioneer Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and leader of the APC from Adamawa State, Nuhu Ribadu.
When the proceedings began, Oshiomhole announced himself as representing both Buhari and the APC, the second and the third respondents to the petition.
It was also learned that a PDP leader, Tom Ikimi and the National Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan represented the PDP at the tribunal.