Today, Thursday, September 12, 2019, the National and State House of Assembly Election Tribunal sitting in Calabar the Cross River State capital upheld the election of Rt. Hon. Okpechi Friday Gabriel of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) as the duly elected candidate for the Obubra 1 State Constituency and consequently dismissed in entirety the petition of the All Progressives Congress and her candidate, Hon. Leonard Ogwa.
In the judgment according to the election petition tribunal, the judge said Leonard Ogwa is a pathological liar for denying his signatures on some vital documents.