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Appeal court has nullified the election of PDP's Ukwubile Acharu ochijenu of kogi state House of assembly

Appeal court has nullified the election of PDP's Ukwubile Acharu ochijenu of kogi state House of assembly representing Idah constituency and order for another election in 1 polling unit in ogegele ward within 90 days. Ukwubile has 88 votes advantage going into the 1 polling unit rerun. 

In another ruling at the court of appeal sitting in Abuja, the court nullified the election of APC's Abdulmuminu Ibrahim, representing Ankpa 1 in the Kogi state house of assembly. The ruling ordered for fresh election and barred Hon. Abdulmuminu Ibrahim and the All Progressive Congress, APC was barred from contesting.

It will be recalled that the Kogi State Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Lokoja, in a judgment, held that the APC candidate, Abdulmuminu Alhaji was not duly nominated by his party.

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