Supreme Court Sacks APC Federal Lawmaker

Supreme Court of Nigeria. File Photo

The Supreme Court has sacked All Progressives Congress (APC) House of Representative member representing Yola South/Yola North/Girei of Adamawa State, Mustapha Usman

A five-man panel of the court, in a unanimous judgment on Tuesday, upheld an appeal marked: SC/790/2019 from Abdulra’uf Abdulkadir Modibo also of the APC.

Concise News gathered that the apex court held that aside that Usman forged his credentials, he also did not participate in the National Youth Service Corps scheme.

Led by Justice John Okoro, the court also ruled ‎that Modibo, who came second in the APC primary, be issued certificate of return by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).


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Babatunde Adedayo Oluwafunmilayo is a Mass Communication graduate of Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ), she is also an Associate Member of Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR). Adedayo loves writing motivational stories and poetry books. Her passion for reading cannot but be overemphasized.




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