A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Wednesday fixed October 13 for judgment in the suit filed by Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume to challenge his suspension by the leadership of the Senate.
Justice Babatunde Quadri gave the date after taking arguments from lawyers in the case, including Marcel Oru (representing Ndume) and Mike Ozekhome (SAN) for the Senate.
The court took arguments from parties on the substantive suit and the notice of objection filed by the Senate to challenge the court’s jurisdiction.
In his argument, Oru urged the court to among others, dismiss the objection by the Senate and grant his client’s prayers because the Senate erred by suspending his client. Read more