Tribunal sacks PDP federal lawmaker, Bamidele Salam

The election that led to the emergence of Bamidele Salam as the representative of Ede Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives has been nullified by the Election Petition Tribunal sitting in Osogbo, the Osun State capital.

The decision was made on Monday. Salam is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

According to Punch Newspaper, the tribunal cancelled elections in some units across four local government areas as a result of over-voting. The panel also ordered a rerun in the units.