A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress, Kalu Agu, on Friday approached an Abuja Excessive Courtroom to hunt an order of perpetual injunction restraining the get together from continuing with the Ward congress scheduled for July 31, and subsequent native authorities, State, Zonal congresses and the Nationwide Conference of the get together.
Within the swimsuit marked CV/812/2021 dated July 29 and filed on Friday, the 2 defendants are the APC and Mai Mala Buni.
Within the courtroom course of seen by our correspondent, Agu can be praying the courtroom to declare that the APC is certain to uphold its structure, the 1999 Nigerian Structure, and the Electoral Act in administering the affairs of the get together.
He prayed to the courtroom to find out whether or not the get together can conduct a ward congress when there is no such thing as a elected Ward Government Committee of the get together.
Kalu additionally sought “an order of necessary injunction setting apart any resolution, act, steps, notifications taken or made out for the aim of holding any ward, Native Authorities, State, Zonal Congresses or Nationwide Conference of the 18 Defendant directed on the election of officers of the first Defendant at any stage of the political construction in Nigeria created by the Structure of the first Defendant.”
He requested the courtroom to declare “that the Ward Congress mounted by the Defendants to carry on Saturday, the thirty first day of July, 2021, the next Native Authorities Congress, State Congress, Zonal Congress and Nationwide Conference for the needs of electing ward, Native Authorities, State, Zonal and Nationwide Government Committee Members of the primary Defendant are null and invalid arising from one or a mix of the above:
“(1) By the Structure of the first Defendant solely a Ward Government Committee can summon a Ward Congress and presently, the first Defendant has no Ward Government Committee in any of the Wards throughout Nigeria,
“(2) The first Defendant is presently being administered by an unelected USURPERS through which the 2nd Defendant is their henchman.
“(3) The 2nd Defendant is the Governor of Yobe State and by Part 183 of the 1999 Structure can’t maintain an Government place along with the place of Government Chairman of every other physique.”
A date is but to be mounted for the listening to of the swimsuit.