The arrowhead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime, Chief of Staff Abba Kyari, is in the court ahead of the pronouncement of judgment regarding the actual winner of the last presidential election.
He is not the only Buhari loyalist in the court.
There are the National Chairman of APC, Adams Oshiomhole; Minister of State for Niger Delta, Festus Keyamo; Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong; and Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu.
The list includes Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, and Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige
The legal tussle is between Buhari of the All Progressives Congress and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar.
Meanwhile, security has been beefed up around the Appeal Court Abuja venue of 2019 presidential election petitions tribunal ahead of the judgment by the five-man panel led by Justice Mohammed Garba, today.
Armed anti-riot policemen have taken positions on the premises and outside to forestall a possible breakdown of law and order.