The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), experiences that a presidential aspirant, Mr Cosmas Ndukwe, filed an ex-parte application for an assert of injunction restraining the PDP from proceeding with its scheduled most foremost election.
When the subject modified into once known as on Thursday, counsel to the plaintiff, Mr Paul Erokoro (SAN), told the court docket that he received PDP’s affidavit mentioning why the most foremost election must easy no longer be stopped dreary on Wednesday.
Erokoro prayed the court docket for an adjournment to allow him to blueprint the doc and acknowledge to the reasons adduced to by the PDP against the hurry smartly with of his consumer.
Counsel to the PDP, Mr Mahmud Magaji (SAN), as smartly as counsel to the various defendants, did no longer oppose the save a question to for an adjournment.
Justice Donatus Okorowo, on account of this truth mounted Could also 10, to hear the subject and requested parties to file and change their processes prior to the day.
NAN experiences that Ndukwe, historic Deputy Speaker, Abia Condominium of Assembly, had on April 28, filed an ex parte application for an assert of injunction restraining the PDP from proceeding with its scheduled most foremost election.
He mentioned the most foremost election must easy be positioned on defend pending the hearing and resolution of his hurry smartly with, no longer easy the location of the event in the case of zoning the event’s presidential save.
Justice Okorowo, reasonably than grant Ndukwe’s save a question to, ordered that the PDP must easy seem prior to him on Could also 5, and narrate trigger why the court docket must easy no longer grant Ndukwe’s save a question to.
Ndukwe listed the PDP, its Nationwide Chairman, Mr Iyorchia Ayu, Sen. Samuel Anyanwu and the Self sustaining Nationwide Electoral Payment (INEC), as defendants in the hurry smartly with marked: FHC/ABJ/CS/508/2022.