Home Nigeria News Now Appeal Court Sacks Another PDP Lawmaker, Declares LP Winner

Appeal Court Sacks Another PDP Lawmaker, Declares LP Winner

0
Breaking News In Nigeria Today logo
Advertisement

The Federal Court of Appeal has upheld the appeal filed by the Labour Party and declared Professor Sunday Nnamchi as the winner of the Enugu East/Isi-Uzo Federal Constituency seat in Enugu State.

Read Also Blame No One but Yourself: BUA Replies Dangote in Damning Letter

This decision comes after the Enugu Tribunal had previously annulled Professor Nnamchi’s election and declared Prince Cornelius Nnaji of the PDP as the winner.

Advertisement

Read Also Tinubu’s appointee indicted for defrauding Lagos govt of N3 billion

The legal battle over the Enugu East/Isi-Uzo Federal Constituency seat has been ongoing, with the Enugu Tribunal initially ruling in favor of Prince Cornelius Nnaji of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). However, the Labour Party, determined to assert its claim, pursued the matter further.

The Appeal Court’s verdict marks a significant turning point in the electoral dispute, as it overturns the previous decision of the Enugu Tribunal and establishes Professor Sunday Nnamchi as the rightful winner of the constituency.

Advertisement

Pay Attention To Full Text of NLC, TUC Press Conference as They Vow to Shut Down Nigeria if…

The ruling affirms the Labour Party’s candidate’s victory and underscores the importance of due process and legal recourse in electoral matters.

This development is expected to have a notable impact on the political landscape of Enugu State and may lead to changes in the representation of the Enugu East/Isi-Uzo Federal Constituency in the Nigerian House of Representatives.

Pay Attention To Naira to dollar gains massively at forex market

The legal proceedings have highlighted the commitment of both the Labour Party and the PDP to secure victory in this constituency, and the Appeal Court’s decision has brought clarity to a contested election.

Advertisement

As Professor Sunday Nnamchi is declared the winner, the constituency awaits the next steps in this political journey, including the potential impact on governance and representation in Enugu State.

This verdict demonstrates the significance of the legal system in resolving electoral disputes and ensuring that the will of the people is accurately represented in the Nigerian political landscape.

Advertisement

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here