Nigeria Power-lifting Federation President, Queen Obuh, a contestant for the post of president in the Paralympic Committee of Nigeria (PCN) elections in Lagos, has rejected the result over alleged “irregularities, massive manipulations and utter disregard for the electoral guidelines and constitution,” Vanguard reports.
On Thursday, Obuh said she has filed a petition to the Election Appeals’ Committee, the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), the Sports Ministry and other relevant institutions, asking for the cancellation of the presidential and zonal representatives elections.
She noted, “the election which was fraught with manipulations, the nomination forms were indiscriminately given to persons not eligible to vote and be voted for few hours to elections.
“The manipulation was supervised by some outgoing officials of the Paralympic Committee of Nigeria, sadly on the day of elections.
“Those who were given forms and cleared to vote from the zones were not eligible, while eligible delegates from the zone who came with a
- / 1 hour ago
Mohamed Salah made one and scored one as hosts Egypt beat DR Congo 2-0...
- / 4 hours ago
Uganda and Zimbabwe played out an entertaining draw in Group A of the 2019...
- / 5 hours ago
Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has commended his team for putting their row...
- / 6 hours ago
ALEXANDRIA – The Super Eagles have become the first team to qualify for the...