An Osun High court sitting in Ejigbo Thursday restrain officials of the Nigeria Police and their agent from arresting Senator Ademola Adeleke.
The Senator is the gubernatorial candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for this saturdays governorship election in Osun state.
The court granted the order sought by the Senator and restrain the police. In the ruling, the judge restrain “their agents or privies from taking any steps by way of arresting and or detaining the applicant that will infringe on the liberty and freedom of the applicant to prepare for and participate in the Osun State governorship election of the 22 day of September, 2018 and thereafter, pending the determination at the substantive application.”
The police had invited the Senator to Abuja and filed charges against him and four others on allegations of examination malpractice.