Music producer and talent manager, Soso Soberekon, has reacted to viral pictures of some lawyers sleeping at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT) held in Abuja on Wednesday, September 6.
The music producer insisted that lawyers of the Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, caught sleeping on live television while the court proceedings were on, should refund the money paid for their services.
JUNGLETALKER reports that PEPT commenced the delivery of judgment in the petitions that was filed over the February 25 presidential poll, which saw President Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) declared as the winner.
Five political parties, including the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Labour Party (LP), Action Peoples Party (APP), Allied Peoples Movement (APM), and the Action Alliance (AA), are challenging the outcome of the polls.
The parties lodged separate petitions at the PEPT sitting in the Court of Appeal in Abuja, to annul Tinubu’s victory.
However, while the verdict was being delivered, many were caught on camera sleeping soundly.
Several lawyers and notable personalities were captured in different positions, dozing away.
Reacting to the clips, Soberekon suggested that all the lawyers hired by the Labour Party candidate, Peter Obi, should refund his money.
He said: “All these Peter Obi lawyers are supposed refund the man his money.”