Court Orders INEC Not To Issue Certificate Of Returns To Okorocha

  • Court Orders INEC Not To Issue Certificate Of Returns To Okorocha
  • The battle to stop the Imo Governor Rochas Okorocha from going to the Senate took another
    dimension on Saturday as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was ordered
    not to issue a Certificate of Return to him as a senator-elect for Imo West.

    The order was made by a High Court sitting in Owerri. The court, in a suit filed by Peoples
    Democratic Party (PDP) Senatorial candidate for Imo West Hon Jones Onyeriri against the INEC,
    ordered that the status quo be maintained until the hearing and determination of the Motion on
    Notice.

    The presiding judge, Justice E.F. Njemanze, adjourned the case till June 5 2019, for hearing.
    Source:toptipz.com.ng

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