- The Supreme Court declares Mrs Dorathy Mato winner of the APC party ticket for Vandikwa/ Konshisha federal constituency of Benue state
- The apex court orders Herman Hembe to vacate his post immediately and return all salaries and benefits collected while in office within 90 days
The Supreme Court has ordered Herman Hembe representing Vandeikya/Konshisha federal constituency in the House of Representatives to vacate his post immediately.
According to reports reaching NAIJ.com, the court on Friday, June 23, ruled that Herman Hembe of the All Progressives Congress (APC) be replaced by Mrs Dorathy Mato which it declared as the rightful winner of the APC party ticket for Vandikwa/ Konshisha federal constituency of Benue state.
The apex court also ordered Hembe to return all salaries and benefits collected while in office within 90 days.
Meanwhile, a move to recall Bolarinwa Bamidele, the lawmaker representing Idanre/Ifedore federal constituency of Ondo state at the House of Representatives is on-going by youth from his constituency.
The youths acting under the auspices of the Idanre/Ifedore Youth Coalition, have accused Bolarinwa Bamidele of abandoning the constituency, the Punch reports.
They alleged that lawmaker has not made any positive impact in the federal constituency.
The coordinator of the group, Adeyemi Alabi, told journalist on Thursday, June 22, in Akure that Bamidele had absconded from the federal constituency.
The youths claimed that the lawmaker was yet to sponsor a bill on the floor of the House of Representatives since he was elected to represent the people.
In the video below, a Nigerian man has lamented bitterly how he regrets voting for the All Progressives Congress in the last elections.