Federal High Court in Abuja, has granted an order of stay execution on the suspension of Chairman of the Labour Party, Julius Abure and others.
The plaintiffs Martins Esikpali John; Lucky Shaibu; Isah Zekeri; Omogbai Frank, among others had in an ex-parte motion, sought the removal of Abure and the three other national officers of the party.
In a ruling today, Justice Hamza Muazu after listening to arguments from parties granted the order for stay execution pending the determination of the appeal filed by the defendants.
Justice Muazu then adjourned until today to hear the substantive case.
The judge had on April 5 issued an interim injunction stopping Abure, Ibrahim and the party’s National Organizing Secretary, Clement Ojukwu and National Treasurer, Oluchi Opara, from parading themselves as national officers of the party.