The Supreme Court has nullified the election of Herman Hembe into the House of Representatives as it declared Mrs. Dorothy Mato the winner of the All Progressives Congress ticket for Vandikwa/Konshisha Federal Constituency of Benue State.

The apex court also ordered Hembe to vacate his post immediately and return all salaries and benefits collected while in office within 90 days.

The court also ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to issue certificate of return to Mato.

According to the court, Mrs. Dorothy Mato is the rightful winner of the APC ticket for Vandikwa/ Konshisha Federal Constituency of Benue State.