Kogi State Senator Loses Seat In National Assembly
The Federal High Court has ordered for the immediate removal of the senator representing Kogi East Senatorial District, Senator Atai Aidoko.
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The ruling which was passed by Justice Gabriel Kolawolestated that Aidoko did not legally win the Primaries prior to the election on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party.
NIGERIA NEWS gathered that the judge also ordered the immediate swearing in of Air Marshall Isaac Alfa (rtd.), of the PDP, by the Clerk of the National Assembly.
” INEC should issue a fresh certificate of return to Alfa being the winner of the December 7, 2014 Senate primaries of the PDP.”
Reports also reveal that, “The court awarded a cost of N750,000 against Aidoko and the PDP respectively.”