A lawyer, Barr. Roy U. Nwaeze who’s an elder brother to the governor of Ebonyi State on Tuesday has accused Fred Udeogu, a frontrunner of the Peoples Democratic Social gathering, PDP, within the state of allegedly deceptive a bailiff of the Federal Excessive courtroom, Victor Jonathan to lie towards serving his shopper courtroom processes.
Nwaeze, who’s a counsel to the factional chairman of the Peoples Democratic Social gathering, PDP, Onyekachi Nwaebonyi, made this recognized to newsmen whereas reacting to an allegation that he (Roy) attacked the stated bailiffs whereas attempting to serve his shopper (Nwaebonyi) courtroom processes on the Osborne La Palm Lodge.
Recall that Fred Udeogu led PDP management in Ebonyi State had accused the Lawyer, Roy Nwaeze of arresting, attacking the harmless bailiffs of the courtroom, Victor Jonathan whereas attempting to cross the courtroom processes on the Osborne La Palm resort positioned alongside previous Enugu highway, even when he (Jonathan) had proven them his ID card.
In accordance with Udeogu “Reasonably than await the movement to be heard and a willpower made by the courtroom, the identical Roy, modified course and resorted to attacking the harmless bailiffs of the courtroom.
“The movement filed by Roy Nwaeze the governor’s brother was subsisting and pending in courtroom, he muscled his manner by way of the Chief Registrar of the Federal Excessive Court docket, Mr. Emmanuel Gakko, and made false accusations towards the Bailiffs of the courtroom, to the impact that the courtroom processes served on the first -Third Defendants, by the Bailiffs of the courtroom, had been now not served.
“It’s unlucky that the Chief Registrar of the Federal Excessive Court docket, whom we perceive had a earlier grouse towards the Bailiff who served the courtroom processes, took benefit of the state of affairs to instantly arrange a committee to attempt the stated Bailiff in accordance with the dictates of Roy Nwaeze the governor’s brother.
“It’s unlucky that the Chief Registrar of the Federal Excessive Court docket, who himself is a lawyer, couldn’t await the willpower of the movement filed by the identical Roy Nwaeze, difficult the service of the method of the courtroom, on the first -Third Defendants, earlier than speeding, as a consequence of his animosity towards the stated Bailiff and strain by Roy Nwaeze, to arrange a panel to attempt the Bailiff.
“The motion of the Chief Registrar of the Federal Excessive Court docket was performed in unhealthy religion, and undermines the integrity and jurisdiction of the Federal Excessive Court docket, earlier than whom the identical subject has been introduced for adjudication” he famous.
In a swift response, Barr. Roy Nwaeze accused Fred Udeogu and his cohorts of relatively compelling and deceptive the harmless Bailiff to lie towards serving his shopper the courtroom processes on the Osborne La Palm resort.
In accordance with him: “A petition to an employer to research the conduct of his worker can’t be stated to represent an assault, besides one is speaking about an assault on the integrity of the worker, which isn’t a nasty factor to do.
“The PDP had thought that they’d be given the chance to work additional on the seared conscience of the bailiff in order that he would proceed to lie that he served the courtroom processes on our purchasers.
“Sadly for them, the bailiff admitted that he by no means served the processes. The PDP guys who made him lie must be crammed with immense disgrace as a result of they’re depraved and unrepentant perverters of justice.
“I couldn’t have made false accusations towards the Bailiffs of the courtroom when the identical Bailiffs, who’re adults and never youngsters, admitted within the Abakaliki Federal Excessive Court docket and within the Abuja Federal Excessive Court docket too that the courtroom processes had been by no means served on the 1st-Third Defendants.
“I’m severely appalled that these PDP guys are insisting that the Bailiffs served the processes which the bailiffs have denied serving. That is horrible; they need their misinform be sustained. They need to in any other case bury their heads in disgrace that they misled an harmless bailiff into deposing to a false Affidavit of service, a perjurious act.
“My position there was to make sure that justice isn’t perverted. I’m massively blissful that the truths have been revealed. I invited pressmen to take bodily curiosity within the courtroom proceedings by witnessing the identical to see how shamelessly felony some bandits of the reality could possibly be.
“The Federal Excessive Court docket is a spot the place justice ought to not be supplanted, and the Chief Registrar is among the officers of the Court docket, who mustn’t watch and do nothing when justice is being perverted. Because the boss of the bailiff, he has an obligation to research an allegation of misconduct towards his worker or workers.
“He did the precise factor by organising a 3-member committee to research the allegation of false declare of service of courtroom processes on some Defendants. He was by no means there within the Committee the place the bailiff admitted that he by no means served the processes.
Barr. Nwaeze additional revealed that the case will come up for listening to within the Federal Excessive Court docket 5, Abuja on March 15, 2021.