Mustapha Usman, an All Progressives Congress (APC) member who was declared winner of the House of Representatives 2019 election for Yola South/Yola North/Girei Federal Constituency of Adamawa State has just been sacked by the Supreme Court.
The court judgement delivered by upheld an appeal court judgement.
The Supreme Court held that it was found that Usman forged his credentials, he also did not participate in the National Youth Service Corps scheme.
In a another development, the Supreme Court has dismissed an appealed filed by a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo State, Samuel Nnaemeke Anyanwu against the emergence of Imo Governor, Emeka Ihedioha as the party’s candidate for the last governorship election.
A five-man panel of the court, in a unanimous judgment on Tuesday morning, upheld the earlier concurrent judgments of the trial court and the Court of Appeal, Owerri in favour of Ihedioha on the grounds that Anyannwu did not prove his case.