Supreme Court sends Herman Hembe out of House of Representatives

The Supreme Court of Nigeria in a landmark Judgement, today, sent Herman Hembe, a lawmaker representing Konshisha/Vandekiya Federal Constituency of Benue State out of the House of Representatives.

The apex court also ordered a replacement be sworn in without delay.

The Court further declared Mrs Dorathy Mato as the rightful candidate who won the All Progressive Congress (APC) party ticket.

The apex court also ordered Hembe, a former official of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) to return all salaries and benefits collected while in office within 90 days.

 

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