Suit against Lawmaker


Prince Ogbe family of Ugbuwangue in Warri South Local Government area of Delta State has dragged a Federal Lawmaker, Hon Daniel Renieyeju before a Warri High Court for illegal occupation of their land.

The Applicants, Pa Peter Eburajolor, Major-General Missan Ogbe Femi (rtd) and two others, had contended in the suit that the defendant. Hon Renieyeju, who is representing Warri Federal Constituency in the National Assembly, illegally and forcefully occupied their land measuring approximately five (5) acres situated along slaughter road, Ugbuwangue Town in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State. In the statement of claim filed by their counsel Mr. J.O Kpedi, the applicants further averred that Prince Ogbe founded a large portion of land in Ugbuwangue by deforesting a large expanse of land which include the land now in dispute..