Monday, 19 July 2021 16:09

Court Orders INEC To List Ugochukwu Uba As Anambra PDP Guber Candidate

Anambra State High Court sitting in Awka on Monday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to list Senator Ugochukwu Uba as the governorship candidate of People’s Democratic Party, PDP in the November 6 election.

The court presided over Justice Obiora Nwabunike gave the order in a matter brought before him by Senator Ugochukwu Uba against Mr Valentine Ozigbo, Anambra state chapter of PDP and INEC.

According to the judgment Uba’s faction of the party held their primary election in line with the guideline of the party and should be listed as the governorship candidate.

The court also awarded a cost of N10 million against Ozigbo and PDP, to be paid to Uba as cost of litigation.

 

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