The APC candidate for Orlu, Orsu and Oru East Federal Constituency in the 2019 House of Representatives Election, Eddy Iheanacho has called on supporters to be law-abiding as the election petition Tribunal carries out its function.
Iheanacho was reacting to a recent unguided utterance credited to his opponent, in the last election that he would win both him and APC in any election in the future.
Unconfirmed sources revealed that the PDP candidate boasted that Imo particularly Orlu zone remains APC which can always be defeated in the election.
Iheanacho while advising his supporters who paid a courtesy visit to him in Orlu urged them to remain law-abiding in the face of any provocation said that the judges handling the election petition are humans who are experienced in law pointing out that they would give their judgment in accordance with the laws.
Eddy Iheanacho after the January 25th House of Representative re-run in eighteen polling units went to court to challenge what he called an illegal declaration of the PDP candidate Alagbaso by INEC in an election which according to him was warred by irregularities,
While the court is expected to begin its hearing by the end of March, Iheanacho charged all his supporters to remain law-abiding while the hearing continues.