By Babatunde Kaka
Court ordered Lagos State Speaker, House of Assembly to maintain the status quo over the sack of Chief Wale Mogaji
EKO HOT BLOG reports that National Industrial Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the Lagos State Speaker, Hon. Mudashiru Obasa and Lagos House of Assembly not to obstruct, disturbed or frustrate the Chairman Lagos State House of Assembly Commission, Chief Wale Mogaji, in the discharge of his duties.
The court ordered the speaker to stay the action pending the motion exparte filed by Chief Wale Mogaji is heard by the court.
EHO HOT BLOG reported that the speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, on July 14, in a voice vote at the plenary session pronounced the sack of Mogaji as the Chairman of the commission.
Justice R. H Gwandu in his ruling said: “Having looked at the processes before me, l hereby order that the defendants should halt any action within the matter pending the hearing of the motion on notice, the interim injunction is granted as prayed.”
Justice Gwandu further directed that any disobedience to the court order shall be treated as contempt of the court.
He said that the claimant should immediately serve the defendants and put them on notice.
The case was adjourned to August 24 for a hearing.
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