ISTIFANUS THOMAS, J. C. A. (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This is an appeal against the ruling of the Governorship and Legislative Houses Election Tribunal sitting at Abeokuta, Ogun State delivered on the 27th day of October, 2007 in which appellant's petition was struck out on the ground that the petitioner/appellant failed to specify his right or disclose his locus standi to present the petition as required by paragraph 4(1) (b) of the First Schedule to the Electoral Act 2006.
Dissatisfied with the ruling, the appellant filed a notice of appeal on 14-11-2007 containing three grounds of appeal from which he distilled and formulated three issues for determination and they read thus:-
"(i) Whether the 1st, 2nd, 4th-9th respondent's objection dated 25-9-07, is competent and ought to have been heard and determined by the Tribunal in the way it did (grounds 2 and 3).
(ii) Whether in the circumstances of the appellant's petition, the Tribunal was right to have held that the petition is…