Qua’an Pan Embattled Impeached Chairman Faces Invasion, Harassment, Intimidation, Threat To Life After Impeachment –Counsel
Counsel to the embattled (impeached )Chairman of Quaanpan Local Government Council of Plateau State,Barr Solomon Umoh ,SAN, has raised alarm over threat to the lives and constant harassment of his client ,Hon Isaac Kwallu by the Ag Chairman of Quaanpan,the legislative arm over vehicles they claim belonging to the council .
Umoh in a compassionate ground before Hon Justice Nafisatu Mohammed when the chairman including the legislative arm of the council wrote a letter demanding the embattled council to return all properties and belonging of the government in his possession by invading his personal resident with security personnel .
“We regret to orally complaint officially before you ,” My Lord “, that sometimes last week a letter was written on behalf of the 4th defendant even when the matter is still pending in court to engage security personnel to invade Hon Kwallu home to attack members of his households “, he stated.
However, considering the bridge of court proceedings the chairman hold a duty to contest his purported impeachment saga when we were before court of the land to embark on unlawful act capable of affecting and determining the conclusion of the case .
Umoh expressed concern that the 4th defendant action has already predicted the final judgment in court by so doing it has rubbish the court ,beside this ugly development ,my lord ,” I belief that under the rules of this court ,there is a procedure set out for the counsels to educate and enlighten their clients “.
Barr Umoh ,SAN , lamented that the action taken by the 4th defendant is making nonsense of court proceedings if we allow the legislative arm and Ag Chairman to constantly harassed and intimidate .
He urged to place an interim injunction order to stop council and his co-host to prevent them to respect the right of complainant pending when the determination of the suit .
Meanwhile ,counsel to the 1st ,2nd ,3rd ,26th and 30th defendants Barr .J.I. Mwantu in motion on notice dated 11th October ,2020 and filed on 12th October, 2020 seeking the order of the court to grant him the following prayers for further and better affidavit .
The plaintiff counsel ,Solomon Umoh , SAN, says he didn’t object to the motion even That of the 4th and 25th defendants ,Barr .M .A. Dawam could not object to the application .
The counsel to the 4th and 25th defendants, Barr M.A.Dawam also moved a motion on notice dated 12-10-2020 and filed the same date seeking leaf of the court grant him for the interest of justice .
Justice Nafisatu Mohammed ruled on the two motions on notice before the court by granting them to regularized their further and better affidavit on amended charge of August ,2020 for the interest of justice .
The case was adjourned 5th November, 2020 for continuation of hearing on the mandatory injunction including others pending motions