Imo guber: Court never disqualified Achonu – Labour Party blasts Lamidi Apapa group, accuses faction of mischief, misinformation
He said: “It is no longer news that a Federal High Court sitting in Bayelsa state had on Friday, 23rd June 2023, upheld the governorship candidacy of Joseph Ikechukwu Ukaegbu, for the Imo State off-season governorship election call conducted by Bashiru Lamidi Apapa, led NWC, of the party in the state.
“It is no longer news that the same Justice Emmanuel Akko’s court, init ruling, decided as illegal and unlawful, the governorship primaries conducted by the court suspended national chairman of the party Barr. Julius Abure, in Imo, Bayelsa, and Kogi states.”
“The judgment in Bayelsa is akin to what transpired in Kano State recently where they procured a judgment against our party and against our Abia State then governor-elect. They have not relented on their evil mission hence this judgment in Bayelsa State, even against the territorial jurisdiction as required by the law of the land, the mainstream LP leadership stated.”