Court Sack Kogi Senator From National Assembly
A Federal high court sitting in Abuja on Wednesday nullified the election of the Senator representing Kogi east senatorial district, Senator Atai Aidoko.
The Presiding Judge, Justice Gabriel Kolawole, while delivering his Judgement, ruled that Aidoko’s emergence as the flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the party’sDecember 2014 primary election.
The judgement followed an application filled by Isaac Alfa, another contestant, seeking the nullification of the senator’s election.
The Judge also ordered the PDP and Mr Aidoko to pay Mr Alfa N750,000 each.