The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Hembe announced his defection at Tuesday’s plenary, declining to state reasons for his action.
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The Apex Court said Hembe was not the right candidate of the All Progressives Congress for the 2015 National Assembly election in Benue.
The Supreme Court had on June 25 sacked Hembe and Senator Sani Abubakar Danladi and ordered that Hon. Mato and Alhaji Shuaibu Isa Lau be sworn in immediately
The highest court in the land also announced his replacement
Anyim had through his lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), approached the court by an ex-parte application brought pursuant to Order 5 Rules 3 and 4 of the Fundamental Rights (Enforcement Procedure) Rules 2009 and Section 35 (1) of the 1999 Constitution
It is instructive that the findings of the Senate Committee of FCT on the same issue, which took due recognizance of all the material facts, is completely at variance with Hembe’s disjointed and misleading report
Hembe spoke at the House of Representatives’ public hearing investigating alleged malpractices in award of land in FCT to 25 companies under the Land Swap programme
The Chairman said it was outrageous that at the Vice President’s residence, a mosque that will house 12 people was put at N96 million, the chapel that will house 20 people will go for N86 million
An FCT High Court, Abuja, presided over by Justice Peter Kekemeke, on Wednesday ruled that a prima facie case has been established against the lawmakers by the anti-graft agency
The duo of Hembe and Azubogu are being prosecuted by the EFCC for allegedly converting the sum of $4,095 paid to them as estacode for a conference in the Dominican Republic, which they failed to attend, thereby committing an offence contrary to section 308 of the Penal Code Act Laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1990
The two lawmakers are being prosecuted on a two count charge bordering on fraud