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Danbaba, Kakale win again as appeal court dismisses APC application

The Court of Appeal sitting in Sokoto has dismissed the application seeking it to set aside its earlier judgement declaring Senator Ibrahim Danbaba Dambuwa and Balarabe Shehu Kakale of the PDP as winners of the Sokoto South Senatorial district and Bodinga/Dange-Shuni/ Tureta federal constituenc respectively.

The application was filed by Senator Abubakar Shehu Tambuwal and Aliyu Shehu AA who were sacked by the appellate court on 30th October.

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Delivering unanimous judgement, the presiding judge, Justice Ibrahim Musa Saulawa, said the court lacked jurisdiction to entertain the application.

“Once an appeal was heard and decided on by this court it would not go back to it again,” he averred.

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