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SEN. MOHAMMED ABDULSALAMI OHIARE & ANOR v. OGEMBE SALAU AHMED & ORS

(2016) JELR 36898 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  CA/A/37/M/2016(R)  •  11 Feb 2016  •  Nigeria

Coram
MOORE ASEIMO A. ADUMEIN JCA; TANI YUSUF HASSAN JCA; JOSEPH EYO EKANEM JCA;

Judgement

JOSEPH EYO EKANEM, J.C.A. (Delivering the Lead Ruling): By a motion on notice dated and filed on 26/1/2016, the applicants seek the following reliefs.

"An order enlarging time within which the Applicant can apply to set aside the judgment and consequential orders made by this Hon. Court on the 2nd day of December, 2015 in APPEAL NO: CA/A/EPT/617/2015 Between OGEMBE SALAU AHMED AND ANOR V. SEN. MOHAMMED ABDULSALAMI AHMED AND ORS, same having been made without jurisdiction,

2. AN ORDER of this Hon. Court setting aside the judgment and the consequential orders made by this Hon Court on the 2nd day of December, 2015 in APPEAL NO. CA/A/EPT/617/2015 between OGEMBE SALAU AHMED AND ANOR. V. SEN MOHAMMED ABDULSALAMI AHMED AND ORS having been made without jurisdiction."

The grounds for the application are as follows.

"a. This Hon. Court on the 2nd day of December 2015 nullified the election and return of the 1st applicant as a Senator, representing Kogi Central Senatorial District in the National A…

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