After LP’s subtle threat, meet legal team that stormed INEC HQ
…not entirely Igbo lawyers as insinuated on social media
Barely 24hours after the LP-PCC released a statement alerting INEC of a peaceful protest to occupy its offices nationwide, meet the legal team that stormed its headquarters on Monday.
The legal team had Nigerians across various states in Nigeria not a particular tribe as insinuated in certain quarters of the media.
Naijablitznews.com recalls the LPPCC in a statement over the weekend had demanded that the apex electoral body should release electoral materials as ordered by the courts or face occupation of their offices.
INEC suddenly backpedaled after sending that any attempt to play the hide and seek game will do no one no good.
The legal team of Obi/Datti consisted of Dr Livy Uzoukwu SAN, the PCC Legal Directorate Headed by Victoria Shanti Esq, Yakubu Saleh Bawa ESQ among the sixty members team are as follows.
1. S. T. HON, SAN
2. J. S. OKUTEPA, SAN
3. OLUMIDE AYENI, SAN
4. OLALEKAN OJO, SAN
5. AUDU ANUGA, SAN
6. PROF AGBO J. MADAKI, ESQ
7. NGUEMU UJA, ESQ
8. DAYO ASHOMIBARE, ESQ 7. F. N. OGBE, ESQ
8. PRECIOUS AMUKPO, ESQ
9. DAVID AGASHUA, ESQ
10. MICHAELSON L. HON, ESQ 11. OLUSOLA EBISEMI
They visited the INEC chairman in continuation of reclaiming the mandate of the 25th February elections on Monday and had access to some of the documents as directed by the court.
When contacted, Chief Spokesperson of the LPPCC, Dr Tanko Yunusa confirmed the list saying “yes that was the team that visited INEC to ensure our mandate is reclaimed.