• Imo lawmakers set to impeach Speaker over guber ambition

    Imo lawmakers set to impeach Speaker over guber ambition

    The rumoured governorship ambition of the Speaker of Imo State House of Assembly, Acho Ihim, has allegedly set him and a section of the lawmakers on a collision course.

    The lawmakers are demanding the immediate resignation or impeachment of the Speaker, who is also president of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, Africa Region.

    But the media aide to the speaker, Mr. Ben Ilochuonwu, has dismissed the alleged plot by some lawmakers to impeach the speaker over his ambition to succeed Governor Rochas Okorocha […]

  • Bauchi youths warn senators against plan to impeach Buhari (photos)

    Bauchi youths warn senators against plan to impeach Buhari (photos)

    Members of APC Vanguard, a Pro-Buhari group in Bauchi state have sent a warning to the three senators representing the state in the senate not to support any move geared towards impeaching President Buhari.

    The youths issued the warning in a letter signed by their chairman, Nura Zungur and delivered to the Bauchi state governor, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar at Government House this morning.

    The group in their letter warned that any of their senators who partakes in any impeachment move against President […]

  • Nigerians’ll resist any attempt to impeach Buhari – APC governors

    Nigerians’ll resist any attempt to impeach Buhari – APC governors

    Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) under the aegis of the Progressives Governors Forum, Saturday at the flagging off of the governorship campaign of the candidate of the party in the September 10 governorship election in Edo state, Mr Godwin Obaseki, declared that the peoples power are behind President Muhammadu Buhari, saying that Nigerians would resist any attempt to impeach the President.

    Meanwhile over two thousand members of the PDP in the state led by a veteran politician and one […]

  • We have no plan to impeach Buhari, says Senate

    We have no plan to impeach Buhari, says Senate

    The Senate, yesterday, rebuffed insinuations of a plot to initiate impeachment proceedings against President Muhammadu Buhari, saying such suggestions were speculative.

    The Senate’s disavowal came as Senator Dino Melaye also denied the claim but confirmed the altercation between himself and Senator Remi Tinubu, which he claimed was sparked by her use of provocative words against him.

    Meanwhile, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, said it would not speak on the alleged impeachment threats against President Buhari.

    National chairman of the party, Senator Ahmed […]

  • 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 […]