Nassarawa Lawmakers Begin Moves To Impeach Gov Al-Makura

While Nigerians eagerly await the result of tbe impeachment proceedings on Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa State, Street Journal has found that the Nasarawa State House of Assembly too has commenced moves to impeach Gover‎nor Umaru Al-Makura.
The Assembly’s Clerk‎, Ego Maikeffi, was on Monday directed to serve Governor Al-Makura with the impeachment notice for alleged gross misconduct and misappropriation of funds.
The notice was signed by 20 of the 24 lawmakers in the state during a sitting presided over by the Speaker, Ahmed Mohammed. Incidentally, while Al- Makura is a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC, only 4 of the lawmakers in the Nassarawa assembly are in the same party with him. The other 20 are members of the Peoples Democratic Party.
Findings revealed that the 16-count charge borders on alleged extra-budgetary expenses by the governor.
Meanwhile, President Jonathan is billed to visit the state and commission a farm in Doma

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