Adamawa State House Of Assembly Sacks Governor Nyako

Murtala-nyako-500x250Members of the Adamawa State House of Assembly today impeached the State Governor, Mr Murtala Nyako. His impeachment followed the submission of a report by a panel that probed allegations of gross misconduct levelled against him by the lawmakers. Although the content of the report was not made public, Media sources indicate the Governor was indicted of gross misconduct.

The motion for the impeachment of the governor was moved by Hon. Jerry Kumdisi who represents Gombi State constituency and seconded by Kwamoti Laori, the Deputy Speaker and a member representing Numan constituency. “All the 18 members present at the meeting signed the resolution removing the governor”,according to premiumTimes.

Nyako’s Deputy was said to have sent in his resignation letter to the House of Assembly earlier in the day.

The State Assembly Speaker, Ahmadu Fintiri, is expected to be sworn in as the governor by 4pm today(Tuesday).

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