- Senator Araraume is challenging the nomination of Frank Ibezim, as APC candidate for Okigwe Senate bye election
The rumbles over the senatorial ticket of the All Progressive Congress, APC for Okigwe Senate bye election, is not over.
Senator Ifeanyi Araraume, one of the aspirants who vied for the party’s ticket for the senatorial election and lost, has gone to Federal High Court, Port Harcourt, to challenge the outcome of the primary won by Frank Ibezim.
Ibezim was announced candidate of the party for the Okigwe Senate bye election scheduled to hold on October 31.
The matter comes up at Federal High Court, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
The legal fireworks open a new drama in the controversy which trailed the APC primary for Okigwe Senate bye election.
Uncomfirmed reports indicate that Senator Araraume is joined by Chidinma Uwajumuogu, another aspirant who lost at the Primary,