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Delta: Group Files Law Suit Against DSIEC At Fed High Court Abuja, May Stop Council Elections 

Delta: Group Files Law Suit Against DSIEC At Fed High Court Abuja, May Stop Council Elections 

NEWS, POLITICS
  The group, Delta Stakeholders Group (DSG) has made good its threat to challenge the new Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, DSIEC law by filing a law suit at the Federal High Court Abuja, the nation's capital. Prince Henry Efe Duku, Director of Communication and Strategy for the group disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday. He recalled that recently, the Delta Stakeholders Group (DSG) informed Deltans about serious problems with the new DSIEC Law enacted by the Okowa's administration. Duku said that DSG was challenging the law because the "law is very bad" abinitio. According to him, the law violates the 1999 Constitution and conflicts with the Electoral Act in many areas. "The Law was made to promote fake and rigged LGA elections for Okowa's PDP. Clearly, t
Group Vows To Challenge Okowa’s New DSIEC Law, Insists It Is A Bad Law

Group Vows To Challenge Okowa’s New DSIEC Law, Insists It Is A Bad Law

NEWS, POLITICS
A group, Delta Stakeholders Group, has vowed to challenge the new Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, (DSIEC) bill signed into law few days ago by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, over alleged flaws in the law. The group in a statement on Saturday signed by its Director for Public Communication and Strategy, Prince Henry Efe Duku, and obtained by BigPen Online, said that the law wouldn't stand because the State House of Assembly hastily rubber-stamped the bill received from Governor Ifeanyi Okowa. According to the group, the law is full of inconsistencies with the Constitution as such it is a bad, void law adding that the law pose a clear and imminent danger to democracy in Delta State. The statement read in full: Having carefully studied the Delta State Independent Electo...