Tag: Plateau Assembly

APC mourns Plateau assembly member who died after leg surgery

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Plateau, Mr Rufus Bature, has expressed shock and grief over the sudden demise of Henry Longs, a member of the Plateau State House of Assembly (PLHA). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Longs (APC/Pankshin South) died on Sunday after[Read More…]

Plateau: Ayuba presides sitting outside complex, ‘new speaker’, 5 others suspended

Embattled Speaker of the Plateau State House of Assembly,  Abok Ayuba, on Thursday presided over a sitting of the Legislature held outside the assembly’s complex, with the Mace in place. Eight members of the 24-member legislature had claimed to have impeached Ayuba at 6 a.m. on Thursday and replaced him[Read More…]

Plateau Assembly Speaker, Ayuba, impeached; Sanda elected

The speaker of Plateau House of Assembly, Honourable Abok Ayuba, has been impeached by eight of the 24 members of the legislature. Abok was reportedly impeached on Thursday morning following a vote of no confidence by some lawmakers of the assembly. The unusual sitting on Thursday morning, presided by the[Read More…]