Adams Oshiomhole
Adams Oshiomhole

Court Suspends Oshiomhole As APC National Chairman     

Funsho Akinwale

A Federal High Court sitting in Jabi, Abuja, on Wednesday suspended the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole.

The suspension, according to the court order, will continue to pend until the determination of a substantive suit.

The Judge, Danlami Senchi, gave the order in respect of an application filed, asking the court to suspend the former governor, having been suspended as a member of the party in his state chapter of the party

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Damian Dodo, represented Oshiomhole and the APC.

In his ruling on Wednesday, Justice Senchi held that the first and second respondents wrongfully kept Oshiomhole as the national chairman of the party.

The court also ordered Oshiomhole to stop parading himself as the chairman of the APC.

He urged the APC to desist from acknowledging him as the chairman of the party.

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