In 2015, James Falake of then APC was not allowed to inherit Abubakar Audu votes in the Kogi governorship election even though they were on joint ticket.
In 2019, David Lyon of APC was punished by the Supreme Court for the sin of his Deputy because they were on joint ticket.
In 1999 the running mate to Governor Muazu of Bauchi was dragged to Supreme Court for presenting fake Certificate the same Supreme Court then nullify the election and ordered a fresh election. .
In 2007 supreme court SACKED GOVERNOR CELESTINE OMEHIA but retained his DEPUTY TELE IKURU in Rivers State,
Today the same court
SACKED DEPUTY GOVERNOR DEGI-EREMIENYO and ask the main CANDIDATE DAVID LYON to go with him, What a twist.