‘Ameachi And Onu Must Go’- NGO Drags Buhari To Court Over Allegations Against His Ministers


A Non- Governmental Organisation has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to drop Mr. Rotimi Amaechi and his counterpart in Science & Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu from his cabinet.

The NGO under the aegis of Incorporated Trustees of Kingdom Human Rights Foundation International drags Buhari to the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Monday in a suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/857/2016 asking it to issue an order of mandamus compelling President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately sack the Minister of Transport, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi and his counterpart in Science & Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu and also prayed the court to compel the Department of State Security Service, DSS, and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to investigate allegation that the two Ministers attempted to induce Justices of the Supreme Court to subvert the cause of justice. r to influence/induce them to subvert the cause of justice.

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As well as, “An order of mandamus compelling the 5th defendant to immediately and without any further delay whatsoever sack or cause the 1st and 2nd defendants to resign from offices as Minister of Transport and Minister of Science and Technology (respectively) without any further delay on the ground of public interest, public morality and to unable the 3rd and 4th defendants speedily carry out their statutory responsibility of arresting and prosecuting the 1st and 2nd defendants, based on the allegations of Hon. Justice Nwali Sylvester Ngwuta and Hon. Justice Inyang Okoro.”

The suit dated October 31 is yet to be assigned to any judge for hearing.

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