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Ekiti impeachment: Court orders parties to file pending process

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An Ekiti State Excessive Courtroom sitting in Ado Ekiti has ordered events within the go well with filed by the previous Speaker, Gboyega Aribisogan difficult his impeachment to file all their pending processes forward of a particular listening to of the matter.

Justice Adekunle Adeleye who gave the order on the court docket’s sitting on Wednesday expressed readiness to listen to the defendant’s preliminary objection and counter-affidavit along with the movement of the claimants within the go well with.

The defendants within the go well with are the Ekiti State Home of Meeting, the Clerk of the Home of Meeting and Hon. Olubunmi Adelugba, the brand new Speaker of the Home of Meeting as first, second and third defendants respectively.

Justice Adeleye who expressed a need for the go well with to be heard in good time urged counsel to the defendants to file a counter-affidavit which he mentioned could be heard with the preliminary objection.

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The Courtroom subsequently gave the claimant no later than February 7 to file his response to the counter-affidavit of the defendants.

The defendants, alternatively, got February 1 to file an extension of time to file their counter-affidavit to the claimant’s originating summons.

The court docket subsequently adjourned the go well with until February 8 for a particular listening to.

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