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Senate Removal: Ifeanyi Ubah To Know Fate As Appeal Court Reserves Judgment

A file picture of Senator Ifeanyi Ubah.


The Courtroom of Attraction sitting in Abuja has reserved judgment within the enchantment filed by Senator Ifeanyi Ubah of the Younger Progressive Occasion (YPP).

Senator Ubah is difficult the judgement that sacked him because the lawmaker representing Anambra South Senatorial District within the Nationwide Meeting.

A 3-man panel of justices of the appellate court docket led by Justice Stephen Adah, on Thursday reserved the judgment to a date to be communicated to all of the events.

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This was after the lawyer representing Senator Ubah adopted his written deal with urging the court docket to maintain their enchantment.

Legal professionals to 2 of the respondents, whereas adopting their written addresses urged the court docket to dismiss the enchantment on the bottom that the court docket lacks the jurisdiction to entertain the enchantment and that it’s standing barred.

Justice Bello Kawu of the Federal Capital Territory Excessive Courtroom sitting at Kubwa, had in a judgment delivered on April 11, 2019, sacked Senator Ubah from the senate on the premise that he allegedly used a cast Nationwide Examination Council (NECO) certificates to contest the senatorial election that held in Anambra South on February 23, 2019.

Justice Kawu directed the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) to withdraw the certificates of return which it issued to Senator Ubah and concern a contemporary one to Dr Uzoh of the Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP), who got here second on the election.

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