The Supreme Court has dismissed an application filed by Herman Hembe, sacked member of the House of Representatives from Benue State.
- The Supreme Court had sacked Hembe, ruling that Dorathy Mato won the Vandeikiya/Konshisha federal constituency election.
- The apex court order Hembe to return all salaries paid to him throughout his stay in office.
- The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had presented certificate of return to Mato.
- Hembe filed an application, stating that he had spent all the salaries paid to him.
A five-man panel of judges led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen said the judgement could not be revisited.