Court dismissed the suit filed by 5 Akwa Ibom ousted lawmakers, described it as abuse of court process
The suit, which was commenced by Hon. Nse Ntuen, Hon. Victor Udofia, Hon. Gabriel Toby, Hon. Otobong Obong, and Hon. Idongesit Ituen as Plaintiffs, sought, amongst others, to set aside the declaration of their seats vacant by the Speaker of the Akwa State House of Assembly.
The court, in its ruling, held that the suit amounted to an abuse of court process in view of other pending suits in respect of the subject matter and dismissed the suit.