Court Orders Removal Of Illegal Executives Occupying IPMAN Offices Across Nigeria
A Federal High Court sitting in Calabar, the Cross River State Capital has ordered the Deputy Chief Registrar, Litigation of the Federal High Court, Abuja to execute the judgement of the court delivered on February 21, 2019, with immediate effect.
The court order was to remove any person presently occupying the Defendant’s National Secretariat and accord recognition to the National Executive Committee of the Defendant led by Engr. Sanusi Fari as the representative of the defendant.
Justice Simon Amobeda also mandated the Inspector-General of Police, FCT Police command, Commissioners of Police of the 36 states of Nigeria, the DSS and all Heads of State Commands to obey and implement same order both at the National and State levels.
The injunction follows a motion notice dated 6th of June, 2019 between Hon. Ben Dimkpa and four others and also, registered trustees of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria.
It further mandated the Honourable Minister of Petroleum Resources, the Attorney-General of the Federation, Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation(NNPC) and the Managing Director of Petroleum Products Marketing Company Limited to obey and implement the judgement.