Court dismisses suit against Lagos’ LG Elections

A Lagos Federal High Court, has dismissed a suit filed against the recent held election into 20 Local Government Areas and 37 Local council Development Areas (LCDAs) in Lagos State, for lacking in merit. Justice Akintayo Aluko, who presided over the court in a judgment to the suit filed by the Plaintiffs and the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission  (LASIEC) and the State’s House of Assembly, while citing plethoras of authorities, upheld the objection raised by the defendant in the suit. In striking out the suit, Justice Aluko held that; “the…

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