Court orders Kano speaker, 5 others to appear before it



 A Federal High Court in Kano on Wednesday, ordered the Kano State Speaker and five others to appear before it.

This order followed an exparte filed by the suspended Kano Public Complaint and Anti-Corruption Chairman, Muhyi Rimin-Gado.

The other respondents are the Attorney-General Kano, Accountant General, Kano Commissioner of Police and Inspector General of Police.

Justice Jane Inyang, who gave the order, them to show cause within five days why the court should grant the of the applicant.

Inyang said respondents should be served on notice in five days and adjourned the matter until Nov.3, for on motion on notice.

Earlier, the Rimin-Gado in an exparte motion filed by his counsel, Mr Muhammad Dan’azumi, prayed for an order restraining the six respondents investigating and rearresting him.

The motion  pursuant to order 2 rule 1 section 34, 35,36,37, 41 and 42 of the Constitution of Federal republic of Nigeria 2009, as well as order 26(b) rule 7.

Dan’azumi also urged the court to graciously consider the application of the applicant, adding respondent infringed on the earlier existing order by a Kano High court.

The motion exparte supported by 44 paragraph affidavit duly sworn by the biological son Zahradeen Muhyi Magaji with a written address”

NAN reports that a Kano High Court presided by Justice Sanusi Ado-Ma’aji, on July 23, restrained Kano State House of Assembly, Accountant General of Kano State and two others further investigating Rimin-Gado.

NAN reports that the was on July 5 suspended by Kano House of Assembly for rejecting an accountant posted the office of the state’s Accountant General.(NAN)