Tag: Impeachment

Again, PDP Reps call for President Buhari’s impeachment

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the House of Representatives have again called for the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari. The leader of the PDP Caucus in the House, Mr Kingsley Chinda, made the call on behalf of the lawmakers on Thursday at a press conference in Abuja,[Read More…]

Donald Trump impeached

President Donald Trump was impeached for abuse of power in a historic vote in the House of Representatives on Wednesday, setting up a Senate trial on removing him from office after three turbulent years. By a 230 to 197 vote in the Democratic-majority House, the 45th US president became just the third[Read More…]

Jigawa House of Assembly Impeaches Speaker

Speaker of the Jigawa State House of Assembly, Idris Garba has been sacked, the third speaker to lose his post in recent days across Nigeria. Members of the house impeached him this morning and elected Alhaji Isa Idris as new speaker. Idris represents Gwaram Constituency. The Deputy Speaker, Alhaji Ahmed[Read More…]

Abia State House of Assembly Speaker, Impeached

The Abia State House of Assembly yesterday impeached its speaker, Martins Azubuike. Bishop Kennedy Njoku, who is representing Osisioma North State Constituency, was elected to replace Azubuike. The removal of the former speaker came during yesterday’s emergency session of the House, which was presided over by the Deputy Speaker, Cosmos[Read More…]

Tension In The House of Representatives As Plot To Impeach Speaker Yakubu Dogara Thickens

There was a palpable tension in the House of Representatives on Monday over an alleged plot to remove the Speaker, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, over the budget padding allegations made by a former Chairman of the Committee on Appropriation, Mr. Abdulmumin Jibrin. It was gathered that many members were ruffled, forcing[Read More…]

Senators Not Plotting Buhari’s Impeachment In My House – Aliyu Wamakko

Senator Aliyu Wamakko, the Chairman of Senate Committee on Basic and Secondary Education has denied reports that meetings were being held in his house to strategize on the impeachment proceedings against President Muhammadu Buhari. The Senator representing Sokoto North Senatorial District said this in a statement issued on Wednesday in[Read More…]

‘I’m Not Plotting Buhari’s Impeachement’ – Senator Dino Melaye Cries Out

Dino Melaye, the chairman of the Nigerian senate committee on Federal Capital Territory, has denied media reports that he is plotting and instigating the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari. According to Senator Melaye, the people spreading the falsehood were those who believe that “a Nigeria that is not led by[Read More…]

Nigerian Senate Moves To Impeach President Buhari

Uproar today with some Senators threatening President Muhammad Buhari with impeachment. A source told SaharaReporters there had been a series of meetings at the home of Senator Aliyu Wamakko (APC, Sokoto) to plot a total onslaught on President Buhari in the coming days. In addition, the Senators held to be behind[Read More…]

Breaking: Speaker, Kogi House of Assembly, Momoh Jimoh Lawal Impeached

Speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly, Momoh Jimoh Lawal has been impeached according to Vanguard reports.. Also said to be impeached along the Speaker were the Majority Leader, Kolawole Matthew, Deputy Speaker, Alih Ajuh. “New” Majority Leader of the House, Friday Sani said Lawal was impeached because he was[Read More…]