PDP Has No Gubernatorial Candidate In Lagos-Court
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the governorship candidate on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ade Dosunmu, to stop his scheduled campaign billed to begin tomorrow. The court also declared that the party had no candidate for the position pending the outcome of the suit filed against Dosunmu.
Justice Binta Murtala Nyako issued the order this morning when the lawyer representing the plaintiff, Tunde Akinrimisi complained to the court that Dosunmu has concluded arrangement to begin his campaign for the gubernatorial election tomorrow.
Immediately the matter came up, Dosunmu's lawyer, Dele Oguntade explained that he had not received all the processes filed by the application but Akinrimisi confirmed the receipt of two counter affidavits filed by the defendants which have been responded to.
Justice Nyako therefore adjourned full hearing till Wednesday 23 February.