Sep 21, 2021

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Just In: Secondus Remains Sacked as PDP Chairman as Court Makes U-Turn

  • The leadership crisis that rocked the PDP has taken a new turn following a new court ruling by Kebbi State
  • The Kebbi State Supreme Court has misled his order to restore Uche Secondus as PDP national chairman
  • Nusirat Umar, the presiding judge, said she was misled by Secondus’ attorney, whom she accused of covering up An important fact
  • The judge had previously issued an order reversing an earlier order from another court that prevented Secondus from becoming the PDP chairman present

State of Kebbi – The Supreme Court in State of Kebbi has overturned the order it issued, the Uche Secondus as national chairman of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) returned. The Cable reported.

A Rivers state supreme court issued an injunction in August preventing Secondus from becoming the party’s chairman.

< p class = "align-left"> Nusirat Umar, a high court judge in Kebbi state, later issued an order that overturned the previous order of the River State High Court.

Court turns about

However, with the pronouncement of another judgment on Thursday, September 9th, Umar made a U-turn on their previous pronouncement.

According to the judge, the important fact that the attorney hid was that Secondus had been suspended from the PDP by the party’s district leaders in Rivers state.

She added that the court was not competent to hear and decide the previous matter.

The Ri chter complained that the situation created by Secondus’s lawyer had embarrassed the judiciary.

Secondus reacts to the suspension

Meanwhile, Secondus has stated, he was not concerned about his suspension by the PDP’s Rivers State Chapter.

Secondus’ firm position is that no one but members of the party’s National Executive Committee (NEC) should take his place

The controversial chairman of the PDP gave this answer on Wednesday, September 1st, through his media advisor Ike Abonyi.

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He said:

“I am confident and optimistic that the party will recover. Secondus should be allowed to end his term, and if he wants to challenge it again, he should be allowed to do so in order to pursue his basic human rights. “

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In the meantime, Governor Ahmadu Fintiri has been appointed by the party leadership to chair the Organizing Committee of the PDP Congress.

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State also emerged as Secretary of the Planning Committee for Congress.