GoldenNewsNgreport that A Federal High Court in Kebbi has restored Uche Secondus as Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
In an ex-parte motion, Justice Nusirat Umar gave an order granting Uche Secondus to continue exercising all constitutional powers of the office of Chairman of PDP as enriched in both the 1999 constitution of Nigeria as amended and the PDP’s constitution pending the hearing and determination of the applicant’s motion on notice.
The court also gave an order of interim injunction staying the purported suspension of Uche Secondus pending the determination of the substantive motion on notice No”KN/HC/M.170/2021 now pending before this Honourable Court
Recall that a Rivers State High Court ordered the national chairman, Uche Secondus, not to parade himself as the national chairman of the PDP
Meanwhile, GoldenNewsNgearlier reported that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has named its Deputy National Chairman (South), Yemi Akinwonmi, as the acting National Chairman.
According to report, the PDP spokesman, Kola Ologbondiyan, made this known to reporters on Thursday after the closed-door meeting of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party in Abuja.