FCT, Abuja – Justice Nkonye Evelyn Maha of an Abuja federal high court has cancelled the Labour Party governorship primary in Enugu state for the 2023 governorship election.
The court on Wednesday, November 9, nullified the primary that produced Chijioke Edeoga as the candidate of the Labour Party while ordering another primary of the party within the next 14 days, Vanguard reported.
Why court nullify Labour Party’s primary in Enugu
Captain Evarest Nnaji has challenged the unlawful exclusion of his name from the poll, which was conducted on August 4, 2022
According to Justice Maha, the Labour Party could not make available the evidence of notice for the primary, which was held on August 4.
The judge maintained that the notice would have allowed all party governorship aspirants to participate in the primary.