Nigeria News App

Join NN App My Account
Stats: 655 members, 3,494 topics. Date:   Sun, 17 2019 at 05:11 am
For more please contact us @ [email protected]

Nigerian News

FrontPage Forum Must Read Latest Posts Breaking News Entertainment Politics Business Economy Sports Romance General Hausa News
Trending :
Join NN App Earn by reading news Sign in My earnings Invite friends Income record How it works FAQ Testimonial Income support Today offer

Katsina: Court sacks APC’s HOR member, Amiru Tukur Idris

By - - [ ]

A Federal High Court sitting in Katsina has sacked the member representing Bakori/ Danja House of Representative Amiru Tukur Idris.
Delivering her judgement, Justice Hadiza Shagari said all the 7 relief sought by the applicant, Engr Yakubu Nuhu Danja have been granted.
She said, the substitution of the plaintiff name ( Yakubu Danja) with that of the second defendant ( Amiru Tukur) as the first defendant candidate in the Federal house of Representatives election in null, unlawful and of no effect.
“The relief sought by the plaintiff are hereby granted and the originating summons succeed” She added
Engr Yakubu had approached the court seeking for justice when his name was replaced by the All Progressive Congress APC party as winner in the just held primaries of the party.
At the primaries, Yakubu polled 314 votes to defeat the incumbent Tukur with 305 votes and was announced winner at the constituency only for his name to be replaced when being submitted to INEC by the party.
Some of the prayers sought at the court include an order setting aside the nomination or substitution as well as declaring him as winner having secured the highest votes at the primaries subsists.

Like .

Others are reading

5 Comments Nigeria News
Irphilippe• 7 months ago
Mayor11• 7 months ago
Jabless• 7 months ago
Danson92• 7 months ago
Shollyb• 7 months ago
Join the discussion...K

(Go Up)

Have a news to share? Contact Email: [email protected]

NIGERIA NEWS APP ( is a website owned by IAR (IJMBway Alevel Registraion) a registered company that pays you for reading news, commenting on every news, sharing our ads on Twitter/ Facebook, inviting friends & family and logging daily. You can make upto ₦200,000 just by inviting people to read Latest Nigerian News & Breaking News in Nigeria. Register today with ₦1,600 to become a member.

© 2018 - Nigerian News App.