Supreme Court Dismisses Ihedioha’s Suit Against Uzodimma

In a verdict read by Justice Tijjani Abubakar on Tuesday, the Supreme Court dismissed the motion for lack of merit, calling it needless and vexatious.

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The suit filed by Emeka Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo State, seeking a certificate of return as the state’s lawful governor has been struck out by the Supreme Court.

Ihedioha had told the apex court that Governor Hope Uzodinma was not qualified to run for the election in the first place, claiming that Uche Nwosu was earlier declared by the court as the rightful candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC.

In a verdict read by Justice Tijjani Abubakar on Tuesday, the Supreme Court dismissed the motion for lack of merit, calling it needless and vexatious.

It awarded the cost of N40 million against Mike Ozekhome for bringing the matter before the court.

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