By Godson Ikiebey-
Constitutional lawyer, Professor Ben Nwabueze, was among the lawyers who appeared in court on Thursday, July 4, 2019 for the main hearing of the Presidential Election Petition.
Prof Nwabueze, who is an authority in constitutionalism was in a wheelchair. He spoke briefly to the tribunal leadership before leaving the Court of Appeal, venue of the petition.
You will recall that on Wednesday, July 3, 2019, the tribunal had agreed to start the main hearing of the petition brought by the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) and its candidate Atiku Abubakar.
In a short remark to the tribunal, Prof. Nwabueze said he appeared in court to buttress the importance of the matter.