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Hours into the proceedings at the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal , many chieftains of the APC who were in the courtroom, fought hard with sleep.
Ganduje, Keyamo, Uzodinma, even Ozekhome were Captured Sleeping in the Court.
As nature could not be cheated, many lawyers and even members of the opposition parties dozed off during the proceedings.
The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal was delivering judgements regarding the petitions filed against Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s victory
The five-member panel, led by Justice Haruna Tsammani, affirmed the INEC’s discretion to determine the mode of election result transmission for the presidential election held on February 25, 2023
However, video clips, as well as photo clips of some prominent Nigerians and lawyers, captured sleeping during court proceedings have got much talking
Mixed reactions have trailed the trending video photos and clips of some prominent Nigerians and lawyers who were captured on television sleeping during the presidential election petitions Tribunal proceedings on Wednesday, September 6.
Those seen dozing off some hours into the court session include the former Kano governor and national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Umar Ganduje; minister of aviation, Festus Keyamo; Bauchi state governor, Bala Mohammed, lawyers and some journalists, Daily Trust reported.
…..”Almost four hours into the proceedings, many have tried to fight off sleep but only a few have succeeded, ” The Cable report added.
Reacting, Jubril A. Gawat @Mr_JAGs, an aide to Lagos state Governor, Babjide Sanwo-Olu shared photos of those sleeping at the tribunal and wrote on his X page; “All EYES on the Judiciary .. #PEPTJudgement” @DeborahToluwase tweeted: “Very boring lol.”