Posts Tagged ‘Imo senatorial election’

Okorocha’s Certificate of Return: Court takes decision on Today

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 9, 2019
The Federal High Court Abuja has fixed May 9 to rule on an application by the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) seeking to be joined as parties in a suit filed by Imo Governor, Rochas Okorocha, over his Certificate of Return. Justice Okon Abang fixed the date on Wednesday following arguments from counsel on whether the […]

Okorocha petitions INEC over withholding Certificate of Return

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 2, 2019
The outgoing governor of Imo State Rochas Okorocha said some “powerful members” of his party the ruling All Progressives Congress have conspired with the Independent National Electoral Commission to deny him the Imo central senatorial certificate of return. “Upon a deeper enquiry, I found out that my plight was politically-motivated by some powerful members of […]

CERTIFICATE OF RETURN: Gov Okorocha storms Abuja court

by Ikokwu Ikembaon May 1, 2019
Embattled outgoing governor of Imo State Rochas Okorocha made a hurried entry into the Abuja division of the Federal High Court on Tuesday in pursuit of his Certificate of Return as senator-elect for Imo West senatorial district. Reports say the governor, accompanied by some of his aides and lawyers drove into the court premises in […]