Adeleke was nullified on grounds that he was not qualified academically for the position. He was dragged to court by two chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Wahab Raheem and Adam Habeeb, accusing him of not possessing the requisite educational qualification (secondary school certificate), to contest for the office of Governor.
The judgement came just days after a Tribunal ruled that he won the 2018 governorship election in the state.
Reacting to the news, Davido replied a tweet about the report by Sahara Reporters. He wrote:
‘Story for the gods’