Mr. Mimiko was declared winner of the election.
The Court of Appeal has struck out the application filed by counsel to the Action Congress of Nigeria and its candidate, Rotimi Akeredolu, and that of the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Wole Oke, against the election of the Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko.
The appellants had appealed the ruling of an election tribunal which declared Mr. Mimiko of the Labour Party as the duly elected winner of last year’s governorship election in the state.
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