BREAKING: Ginger Onwusibe,84 Other LP members urge Kano Federal High Court for stay of execution | #NwokeukwuMascot
After serial denial over the implications of the Judgement of Justice M N Yunusa of the Federal High Court Kano, the member representing Isiala Ngwa North State Constituency and lawmaker elect for Isiala Ngwa North and South Federal Constituency Hon Ginger Onwusibe and 84 other lawmakers elect and members of the Labour Party has filed a motion on notice asking the Federal High Court for a stay of execution order on the judgement sacking them from office.
PUO reports had few days ago reported the notice of Appeal filed by the embattled Abia State Governor elect Dr Alex Otti where he prayed the Appeal Court to set aside his removal by the Federal High Court.
Hon Ginger Onwusibe , Rt Hon Darlington Nwokocha, Hon Munachim Alozie, Mr Ibe Okwara, Mr Amobi Ogah,Sir Obi Aguocha,Mr Emeka Nnamani among others in the motion on notice filed at the Federal High Court Kano said they had also filed notice of Appeal at the Kano State Division of the Court of Appeal.
Justice M N Yunusa has ruled that the selection process leading to the emergence of labour party members elect and it’s only Governor-elect, Alex Otti, did not comply with the requirements stipulated in the 2022 electoral act.
The Court maintained in paragraph 5 of it's Judgement that Labour Party’s failure to submit its membership register to INEC at least 30 days prior to their primaries rendered the votes casted for them useless.
As at the time of this report, their prayers has not been granted by the Court.
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