The Gombe State election tribunal on Wednesday dismissed the petition of African Democratic Congress challenging the election of Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo in the April 11, 2015 election.

Governor Dankwabo was the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the governorship election.

​Delivering the judgement, the Chairman of the tribunal, Justice A.A Nwobodo, said the petition lacked merit.
He said that the petitioners could not prove their petition beyond reasonable doubt.

The ADC had filed a petition against Mr. Dankwabo alleging overvoting and falsification of results..

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