Appeal Court sacks Regina Daniels husband Ned Nwoko as Senator-elect


The court of Appeal in Abuja has reversed the 3rd April, 2019 judgment of the Federal High Court, Abuja which sacked Senator Peter Nwaoboshi as the candidate of PDP for Delta North Senatorial seat.

Justice Mohammed Idris , in the lead judgement held that the suit by the actress husband, Ned Nwoko, was statue barred and that Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the federal high Court, Abuja ought not to have  heard the case and gave judgment he gave in favor of Ned Nwoko.

The three-man panel of the court of Appeal, in an unanimous judgment on Thursday held that the Federal High Court had no Jurisdiction to have heard the case filed by Ned Nwoko.

Justice Mohammed, had in April 3rd, 2019, sacked Nwaoboshi as the PDP candidate for the last election in Delta North senatorial district and among others, ordered INEC to accept  Nwoko as the party’s candidate.



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