Benue North East: Appeal Court Sacks Suswam, Affirms Udende’s Victory

Emmanuel Udende, Gabriel Suswam

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Wednesday upheld the election of Emmanuel Udende of the All Progressives Congress.

The court set aside the decision of the election petition tribunal, which last month sacked Udende.

The three-man justices, however, in its unanimous judgement, said the lower court erred in its verdict and therefore affirmed the election of Udende.

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