Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State, Tuesday has responded to the judgement of the court, and tagged it a jungle justice, that was bought, he also added that he remains the Governor of the State not minding the ruling by the Federal High Court, Abuja
The Court, had sacked him (Umahi) and his Deputy, Dr. Kelechi Igwe from office and directed that the duo should not to parade themselves in like manner.
Briefing Newsmen in his office at the new Government House, Abakaliki, Governor Umahi who described the ruling as “jungle justice that was purchased” noted that the ruling was not a good development for the Judiciary.
He noted the Court lacks the powers to remove him as Governor as he is covered by immunity clause which protects him from any form of litigation that is not pre election and tribunal matter.
He also added that, he still remains the Governor of Ebonyi state