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Court Orders Abia Governor ‘Okezie Ikpeazu’ to Vacate Office

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A Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday ordered the Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu, to vacate office with immediate effect for what submitting false information to his the People’s Democratic Party, for the party’s governorship primary which took place in December 2014.

In the judgment, Justice Okon Abang ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to issue a certificate of return to the plaintiff, Uche Ogah, who scored second highest number of votes during the primary.


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Farouk Mohammed

Farouk Mohammed is a Senior Editor at Okay Nigeria (Okay.NG). He has been publishing for 5 years and focused more on Local/World News on Okay Nigeria.

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