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- ELECTION PETITION - ELECTION RESULT - How to prove allegation of unlawful exclusion of votes in an election; instance where a party would be held to have successfully proved unlawful exclusion of votes:
"It is thus quite clear that from the state of the pleadings and the finding…
- JURISDICTION - JURISDICTION OF THE SUPREME COURT - Whether the original jurisdiction of the Supreme Court extends to pre-election or election related matters:
"Furthermore, as rightly submitted by learned counsel for the appellants, the jurisdiction to determine whether…
- JURISDICTION - JURISDICTION OF THE COURT OF APPEAL - Statutory provision as to the exclusive appellate jurisdiction of the Court of Appeal
"The jurisdiction of the Court of Appeal is conferred by Section 240 of the 1999…