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By Joseph Erunke

ABUJA- CIVIL society groups, ethnic youth leaders as well as some election observer groups have applauded the judgement of the Supreme Court Friday morning which upheld the deregistration of the National Unity Party,NUP among other political parties by the Independent National Electoral Commission,INEC.

Recall that the apex court on Friday delivered judgement exonerating the commission of any wrong doing in the deregistration which had courted it trouble with the leadership of the affected political parties.

Reacting to the Supreme Court action,the CSOs, ethnic youth leaders across the country and some election observer groups said it was a right step in the right direction.

Speaking on the judgment, the President of the Inter-Party Advisory Council,Dr. Leonard Nzenwa hailed the judgment, noting that it had ended all speculations trailing the deregistration.

According to him,”this will assist INEC to now…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper