Natasha Akpoti, a lawyer and politician, has revealed that she visited the late Ohinoyi of Ebira, Dr. Ado Ibrahim, in the hospital before his passing. During this visit, Dr. Ibrahim mustered a smile, acknowledging Akpoti’s electoral victory at the tribunal. Akpoti had been declared the winner of the Kogi Central Senatorial election, which took place in February, by both the election tribunal and the Court of Appeal. She shared this information during an interview with Channels TV, expressing her admiration for the judiciary’s courage in upholding her victory. She also mentioned that the late monarch had been supportive of her political aspirations.....CONTINUE READING
In her own words, Akpoti praised the judiciary for diligently reviewing the evidence and confirming her as the rightful winner. She drew solace from the idea that she had the opportunity to inform the Ohinoyi of Ebira about their triumph in the tribunal two weeks before his passing, believing that his efforts were not in vain.