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Except last minute miracle takes place at the Supreme Court in favour of Frank Ibezim, who has put every mercenary in place to challenge his perjury and certificate forgery at the Supreme Court, Governor Hope Uzodinma stands the risk of losing the grip of the three Imo Senators.
Out of the three senators representing Imo State, Senator Ezenwa Onyewuchi belongs to the PDP, and Owerri zone, Senator Rochas Okorocha who represents Orlu Zone under the plated form of the APC does not agree with Uzodinma, and the only one who if succeeds the legal battles haunting him would be described as Uzodinma made Senator, Frank Ibezim appears to be drowning following three court judgments that confirmed his documents forgery which in the Nigeria constitution is a criminal offence.
Uzodinma who in the bid to ensure that the said Ibezim wins the senatorial bye election of Imo North had before the APC Primaries appealed with the Eleven Aspirants, that took part in the election to nominate one of them as a consensus candidate, which according to the Governor would save cost, as well make the party stronger in Okigwe Zone.
However, Uzodinma left the whole aspirants to go for primaries when it was dawn on him that he could not have convinced them into consensus and decided to work with Ibezim who allegedly was brought by the minister of education for states, Chukwuemeka Nwajuba. With Ibezim losing three times in court over perjury and result falsification, fear of unknown has gripped Uzodinma and Camp Hope in general.
Nevertheless, the implication of Ibezim losing out in court means that Uzodinma did not make any contribution towards their emergence and as such, would not expect them to be of any help or assistance to his Government particularly as it concerns returning for second term bid.
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Another implication is Uzodinma would not be privy to certain information at the National hence non of the three would be his eye as 2023 elections are fast approaching.
Information to Lead Newspaper revealed that Frank Ibezim after losing perjury in Federal High Court had also lost out in two Appeal Courts.
In the view of Legal practitioners, it would be very difficult for Ibezim who as learnt by this paper has concluded plans to take his matter to Supreme Court to get a different judgment from the Supreme Court when he had lost at the court of first instance and second..