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Court throws out suit against Omo-Agege over US conviction

A Federal High Court in Abuja has thrown out a suit which seeks to sack deputy senate president, Ovie Omo-Agege, for alleged conviction in the US.

According to the presiding judge, Justice Othman Musa, the Court’s time was wasted by the plaintiff because Omo-Agege was never convicted nor had any criminal charge against him.

The plaintiff was ordered to pay the Sim of N1million to Omo-Agege for damages.

Justice Musa added that the conviction which can stop a political from holding a post for ten years made by a Nigerian court.

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