Kaduna Assembly Speaker, Deputy Sacked!

The Speaker of Kaduna State House of Assembly, Alhaji Usman Gangara and his deputy, Dr. Mato Dogara and other principal officers were impeached on Tuesday. Findings revealed that a group of 18 lawmakers believed to be loyal to Governor Mukhtar Ramalan Yero facilitated the impeachment.

In the course of the sitting, Philemon Usman as was chosen as protem speaker and after the impeachment motion had been moved, seconded and pronounced, Shehu Usman Tahir was elected as the new Speaker while Philip Adamu was elected as his deputy.

Street Journal gathered that the remaining 16 members of the House were absent at the sitting.

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