In Abuja Appeal Court sacks Kogi reps member, bars him from rerun poll

Bello's sack follows an appeal filed against him by Hon. Tijani Damisa.

  • Published:
Hon Abdullah Bello play

Hon Abdullah Bello

(Daily Post)
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

A Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has reportedly nullified the election of a Federal House of Assembly member, Rt. Hon Abdullahi Bello.

The court ruled that a fresh election should be conducted in Okene/Ogori-Magongo Federal constituency within 90 days, and barred Bello from participating in the rerun poll.

His sack follows an appeal filed against him by Hon. Tijani Damisa.

Bello is a  former Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Nigeria?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +2349055172167, Social Media @pulsenigeria247: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng. More information here.