APC Screening Panel disqualifies Kogi Lawmaker, Zacharias over alleged forgery, Certificate Scandal.
Written by News Room on May 25, 2022
The screening committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has disqualified a member representing Idah, Ibaji, Igalamela Ofu Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives David Idris Zacharias from re-contesting in the party’s primary.
It was gathered that the lawmaker was disqualified following a petition that he used forged certificates and different names at different times.
Some APC members had petitioned the screening committee, accusing Zacharias of using different names and forged credentials.
He was also accused of submitting false documents to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in 2019.