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Court fixed date for Ambode's candidacy

2015-04-02 22:31
Party supporters raise flags in support of Nigerian President and Presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party Goodluck Jonathan and Vice President Namadi Sambo during a rally in Lagos on January 8, 2015. Nigeria's President Goodluc ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Lagos - A Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed a date for the suit against All Progressives Congress governorship candidate, Akinwunmi Ambode, Punch reported.

An order has been put against him that will restrain the Independent National Electoral Commission from allowing Ambode to field any governorship post in Lagos for the next poll.

Also read: Ambode pledges fund to empower Lagos youths

According to reports Ambode's governorship candidacy is filled with too many irregularities and a non-use of an open ballot system during the ward congresses was illegal.

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