Schedule VI to the Nigerian Constitution 1999

Sixth Schedule to the Nigerian Constitution, 1999

Election Tribunals

A-National Assembly Election Tribunal

  1. (1) A National Assembly Election Tribunal shall consist of a Chairman and four other members.
    (2) The Chairman shall be a Judge of a High Court and the four other members shall be appointed from among
    Judges of a High Court, Kadis of a Sharia Court of Appeal, Judges of a Customary Court of Appeal or other
    members of the judiciary not below the rank of a Chief Magistrate.
    (3) The Chairman and other members shall be appointed by the President of the Court of Appeal in consultation with
    the Judge of the State, the Grand Kadi of the Sharia Court of Appeal of the State or the President of the Customary
    Court of Appeal of the State, as the case may be.

B – Governorship and Legislative House Election Tribunal

  1. (1) A Governorship and Legislative Houses Election Tribunal shall consist of a Chairman and four other
    members.
    (2) The Chairman shall be a Judge of a High Court and the four other members shall be appointed from among
    Judges of a High Court, Kadis of a Sharia Court of Appeal, Judges of a Customary Court of Appeal or members of
    the judiciary not below the rank of a Chief Magistrate.
    (3) The Chairman and other members shall be appointed by the President of the Court of Appeal in consultation with
    the Chief Judge of the State, the Grand Kadi of the Sharia Court of Appeal of the State or the President of the
    Customary Court of Appeal of the State, as the case may be.

Credit: https://publicofficialsfinancialdisclosure.worldbank.org/sites/fdl/files/assets/law-library-files/Nigeria_Constitution_1999_en.pdf

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