As the National Assembly Election Petitions tirbunal sitting in Awka races against time to meet up with the time stipulation for the conclusion of cases before it, the case between Mr Dozie Nwankwo of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) and Iyom Uche Ekwunife,of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) the incumbent, both of who contested for the Njikoka,Dunukofia and Anaocha Federal Constituency in the last general elections would be decided this morning.
The submissions and presentations by the parties, their candidates and the Independent National Electoral commission , INEC were concluded last week while judgement was slated for today.
Guardian inquiry revealed that extra security arrangements have already been made for the premises of the tribunal. This includes limiting of vehicular movement and traffic in and around the area
Also the two political gladiators and their supporters have made arrangement to celebrate the verdict in style. Nwankwo was said to be very popular among the electorates but was robbed of victory by INEC at the collation centre, a supporter told journalists in Awka yesterday