Justice J. O. Okeaya-Inneh of the Edo State High Court in Ekpoma, has granted Governor Godwin Obaseki right to be involved in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary election scheduled for Thursday.
The court additionally restrained the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and others from barring Governor Obaseki or any of other applicant who hosts been cleared by the get-together from taking part in the gubernatorial essential.
Ogbedie-Ihama had asked the court to limit the governor from taking part in the activity dependent on grounds that he didn’t buy the forms inside the time expressed in the gathering’s time-table
Notwithstanding, Justice Okeaya-Inneh who controlled on a suit brought by one Felix Irioh on Tuesday, announced that the PDP can’t prevent the representative from taking an interest in the governorship primaries.
The judge said:
“I find in uled to hold on the 25th June 2020 in any report of the monitoring of the said primaries pending the hearing of the Motion On Notice.”
Source: News update