Anambra guber: Court declares Andy Uba PDP candidate

By JIMITOTA ONOYUME

PORT HARCOURT—JUSTICE H.A. Nganjiwa of a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, has ordered the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to accept the result of the primary election conducted by Ejike Oguebego’s faction of PDP in Anambra State which declared Senator Andy Uba governorship candidate for the party in the November 16 election.

The court held “that the 1st and 2nd defendants are to forthwith comply with the order of this Honourable court made on August 6, 2013.

“That the 1st and 2nd defendant are to accept the results that emerged from the plaintiffs’ ward and state congresses pending the hearing and determination of the motion on notice for interlocutory injunction or pending the hearing and determination of the motion to set aside the interim order

“That 1st and 2nd defendants are hereby restrained from accepting the wards and state congresses results from Ken Emeakey-led PDP executive from Anambra State, pending the hearing and determination of the motion for interlocutory injunction and the motion to set aside the interim order made on August 6, 2013”

Justice Nganjiwa adjourned the matter to August 30.

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