Organ Donors Claim: Senator Ekweremadu, Wife Sue NIMC, NIS, UBA, Others.

Former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, and his wife, Beatrice, have sued the National Identity Management Commission and others over the controversy surrounding David Ukpo’s real age.

Others mentioned in the suit are the Comptroller General Nigeria Immigration Service Stanbic-IBTC Bank; United Bank of Africa and Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System Plc.

In an originating summon marked before Justice Inyang Ekwo of a Federal High Court, Abuja, the Senator Ekweremadus prayed the court for an order directing the NIMC to supply them with the Certified True Copy of the biodata information of David Nwamini Ukpo.

The applicants said Ukpo’s National Identification Number which is in the possession of the agency, should be produced for the purpose of facilitating the criminal investigation and tendering same to establish their innocence with respect to Ukpo’s age in the criminal charges against them before the Uxbridge Magistrate Court in the United Kingdom.