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APC Lawmakers Give Benue State Gov. Ortom Impeachment Notice

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has been served an impeachment notice by some lawmakers of the Benue State House of Assembly on Monday. The lawmakers who served the impeachment notice on the state governor are the eight All Progressives Congress (APC) members of the House. According to Punch, the spokesperson for the eight lawmakers said the House…

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We Have No Evidence Of Impeachable Offence Against Mr President – Chief Whip, House Of Reps

  Alhaji Alhassan Doguwa, (APC), Chief Whip, House of Representatives said on Sunday in Bauchi that the House had no single evidence of impeachable offence against President Muhammadu Buhari. Fielding questions from newsmen, Doguwa, representing Doguwa/Tudun Wada Constituency in Kano State, said no such issue was contemplated in the House of Representatives. “As far as…

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Pandemonium In Edo State House Of Assembly Following Impeachment Of Speaker, Deputy Speaker

A year after resuming office, the Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Honourable Victor Edoror and his Deputy were impeached on Tuesday, April 3 following accusations of incompetence and high-handedness. The two principal officers were impeached by 15 members of the 24-member Assembly. A new speaker Mrs Elizabeth Ativie was elected as replacement after their…

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Ondo Assembly Reverses Speaker, Deputy’s Impeachment

 Hon. Jumoke Akindele  The Ondo State House of Assembly yesterday reversed the impeachment of the speaker and deputy speaker of the Assembly carried out on Tuesday night by some lawmakers, reports The Guardian.  The reversal came on the heels of the intervention by the state governor, Olusegun Mimiko and other leaders of the Peoples Democratic…

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Appeal Court Nullifies Governor Nyako Of Adamawa State’s Impeachment But There’s A Catch…

  The impeachment of Murtala Nyako as Governor of Adamawa state has been nullified by an appeal court. Nyako’s impeachment by the Adamawa State House of Assembly on Tuesday July 16, 2014 following allegations of gross misconduct leveled against him by the House of Assembly – Jauro, Biobele Abraham George will and O.A. Ogakwu, was…

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