• APC, PDP youths take over Benue Assembly

    APC, PDP youths take over Benue Assembly

    As the N750 million car purchase scam continues to rock Benue State House of Assembly, the complex was yesterday taken over by security personnel and youths of All Progressives Congress, APC, and Peoples Democratic, PDP.

    This came as suspended member of the Assembly, Kester Kyenge, blamed his suspension on his call for an investigative panel to probe how the bailout fund to the state by Federal Government was spent.

    Kyenge, who is leader of the Consensus for Change group in the House, […]

  • Benue Assembly moves to impeach deputy governor over N750m car fraud

    Benue Assembly moves to impeach deputy governor over N750m car fraud

    The Benue State House of Assembly has begun moves geared towards impeaching the Deputy Governor of the state, Mr. Benson Abonu.

    It was learnt that the impeachment plot was predicated on the recent detention of the Speaker, Terkimbi Ikyange, and other principal officers of the House based on a petition by a son of the deputy governor, Dr. Abonu Abonu.

    In what they called “a betrayal and distrust” by the deputy governor, the lawmakers were said to have concluded plans to impeach […]