BREAKING NEWS! Kogi Deputy Governor, Simon Achuba Impeached

7 months ago by: kacy lee
(f) at 18-10-2019 08:24PM (7 months ago)

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The Kogi State House of Assembly has impeached Deputy Governor, Simon Achuba. The impeachment is coming barely few hours after a seven-man panel investigating allegations of gross misconduct leveled against the deputy governor, submitted its report to the state assembly.

Chairman of the panel, Barrister John Baiyeshea on Friday led six other members of the panel to submit the report to the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Kolawole Matthew, at the State House of Assembly in Lokoja.

The move was amidst the lingering feud between the governor and his deputy.

Majority Leader of the House, Abdullahi Bello, representing Ajaokuta state constituency, had at a plenary read a petition signed by 21 out of the 25 members of the assembly.

Parts of the petition read: “We the members of the Kogi State House of Assembly have in the past few weeks and days watched keenly the actions and utterances of the Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Elder Simon Achuba both in public and national television with regards to the government of Kogi State, the governor of Kogi State and other key officials of the state government especially the allegations of crimes, financial misappropriation and non-performance levelled against them.”



KOSHIMANA (m) at 19-10-2019 12:23AM
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Lol.i swear all dese our so called lawmakers will sink dis country. Imagine u ve a governor owing 36 months salary and u impeach d deputy
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tonyigho (m) at 19-10-2019 01:14AM
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Why is it that only the deputy's  they always impeached?
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FloxyB (m) at 19-10-2019 02:33AM
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Quote from: KOSHIMANA on 19-10-2019 12:23AM
Lol.i swear all dese our so called lawmakers will sink dis country. Imagine u ve a governor owing 36 months salary and u impeach d deputy

Gbam!!!
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Baye77 (m) at 19-10-2019 06:43AM
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Joke of a State!
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