Breaking: Trump impeached again

January 13, 2021 BBC 0

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi has officially confirmed Donald Trump’s second impeachment. Congress voted 232 to 197 on the sole article of impeachment, which charged Trump with “incitement of an insurrection” after last week’s riots at the US Capitol. Ten Republicans broke ranks and voted to impeach. This vote marks an important change from the president’s first impeachment. In Read More

Imo Assembly impeaches speaker

November 14, 2020 Blueprint 0

The speaker of the Imo state House of Assembly, Dr. Collins Chiji (APC-Isiala Mbano), was on Friday impeached. He was impeached during a special sitting of the House presided over by the deputy speaker, Amarachi Iwuanyanwu (APC-Nwangele). Mr. Paul Emeziem of Onuimo state constituency was also elected the new speaker and was sworn in by the Clerk of the House, Read More

Ondo Assembly crisis: Court nullifies suspension of another lawmaker

November 6, 2020 Blueprint 0

The Ondo State High Court has nullified the indefinite suspension of a member of the State House of Assembly, Tomide Akinribido, by the house’s leadership. Mr Akinribido represents Ondo West constituency at the assembly. The judge, Ademola Bola, ruled that the Ondo State House of Assembly acted arbitrarily by exceeding its power and could only suspend for one day’s plenary Read More

Breaking: Edo Assembly impeaches speaker

October 12, 2020 Patrick Ahanor 0

The Speaker, Edo state House of Assembly, Mr. Frank Okiye, has been impeached over alleged financial malfeasance and high-handedness. Nine out of the 10 legislators signed his (Okiye) impeachment notice during Monday’s sitting. The motion for Okiye’s impeachment was moved  by Hon. Henry Okhuarobo (Ikpoba-Okha) and seconded by Hon. Emmanuel Okodowa (Esan North-East II) constituency. The House thereafter elected Hon. Read More

Breaking: Deputy gov’s impeachment move tears Ondo assembly apart… deputy speaker, another lawmaker suspended

July 8, 2020 Editor 0

Crisis has continued to engulf Ondo state House of Assembly over plans by its lawmakers to impeach deputy governor Agboola Ajayi. Deputy Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Hon Irioju Ogundeji has become a political casualty after his colleagues suspended him and Hon Adewale Williams over alleged unruly behaviour. They were among those that kicked against against impeachment Read More

Breaking: Ondo lawmakers set to axe deputy gov

July 7, 2020 Editor 0

Lawmakers at the Ondo state House of Assembly on Tuesday commenced impeachment process of deputy governor Agboola Ajayi. Ajayi who has been at loggerhead with governor Rotimi Akeredolu decamped from All Progressives Congress (APC) to Peoples Democratic Party (PDD). He is set to contest upcoming governorship seat in the state. Details loading…

Alleged brutality: Journalists storm Imo assembly, demand suspension of lawmaker

June 4, 2020 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

A group of journalists numbering about 20, stormed the Imo state House of Assembly, Wednesday, to protest last week’s beating of a journalist and publisher of a local tabloid, News Field, Phinan Chucks. The incident had taken place at the state secretariat of the All Progressives Congress(APC) along Okigwe road Owerri when aides of Hon Kennedy Ibeh representing Obowo state Read More

Zamfara councilors impeach chairman, vice

May 21, 2020 Sanusi Muhammad 0

 Maradun local government council chairman in Zamfara state, Alhaji Ahmed Abubakar Maradun alongside his vice, Alhaji Shehu Muhammad Faru, were Thursday impeached by nine of ten local council law makers. The speaker of the local council, Kabiru Muhammad Danwante stated this on behalf of the local council law makers at a press conference shortly after holding a crucial meeting with all law Read More