Tag: Impeachment

Janeth JMay 7, 2015

Niger Crisis: Babangida Aliyu denies involvement

by Ranti Joseph Niger State governor, Babangida Aliyu, absolved himself from the crisis rocking the state House of Assembly, saying ...

Janeth JMay 6, 2015

Niger Crisis: Police Use Tear Gas on Lawmakers

by Ranti Joseph Crisis in Niger state seems to be deepening as activities at the House of Assembly was again ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 5, 2015

The latest impeachment casualty is Niger House Speaker

by James Sambo Speaker of Niger State House of Assembly, Barrister Usman Adamu has been impeached and a new Speaker ...

Janeth JMay 5, 2015

Police barricades Niger assembly to forestall Aliyu impeachment

by Ranti Joseph Crisis seems to be brewing in Niger state as security agents sealed up the House of Assembly ...

Janeth JMay 4, 2015

Enugu lawmakers move to impeach Governor Chime

by Ranti Joseph The latest impeachment casualty is the Enugu state governor, Sullivan Chime as lawmakers in the state have commenced impeachment ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 4, 2015

Fayose wants to kill us to escape punishment for these sins || Ekiti Speaker and the 18 musketeers

by Kolapo Olapoju The 19 All Progressives Congress’ lawmakers in Ekiti, led by Speaker, Adewale Omirin, have said that Governor ...

Janeth JApril 28, 2015

Kebbi House of Assembly impeaches Speaker, Hassan Shalla

by Ranti Joseph It is impeachment season and the latest casualty is the Speaker of the Kebbi State House of ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 22, 2015

Where’s the money they were paid for ‘Fayose impeachment project?’ – Ekiti APC youth have come for Omirin, Ojudu

by Kolapo Olapoju The unfolding drama in the attempt to impeach Ekiti state governor, Ayo Fayose, has just taken a ...

Janeth JApril 7, 2015

Fayose is lying, we didn’t kill anyone – Ekiti APC explains

by Ranti Joseph The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has described reports that the convoy of the APC ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 7, 2015

“Whoever wants to remove me will first have to impeach God” – Fayose appears to be losing it

by Kolapo Olapoju Ayo Fayose has declared that whoever wants to remove him from office will have to first impeach ...

Isime EseneApril 5, 2015

YNAIJA ENDORSEMENT: In Plateau, APC’s Simon Lalong is our pick for governor

Despite opposing his aspiration over zoning in Plateau State, Senator Gyang Pwajok eventually emerged the governorship flagbearer of the PDP in the ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 4, 2014

Serious issues require your attention – GEJ wants Senators to stop trying to impeach him

by James Sambo Goodluck Jonathan has implored the lawmakers behind his impeachment to ditch the plan and attend to pressing ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 28, 2014

Jonathan’s impeachment: 63 APC, PDP Senators put down signatures

by Laila Ibrahim 63 out of the 109 members of the Senate have reportedly put down their signatures on a ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 26, 2014

“Incompetence, corruption, unprecedented impunity” – NASS lists 50 impeachable offences of GEJ

by Laila Ibrahim “Incompetence, corruption and unprecedented impunity”: This are a few of the 50 offences reportedly listed by the ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 25, 2014

“Our President is not in charge” – PDP Senators move to impeach Jonathan

by James Sambo Senators belonging to the Peoples Democratic Party have reportedly begun to make moves to impeach President Goodluck ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 21, 2014

120 lawmakers sign impeachment notice for President Jonathan

by James Sambo Following the fracas that ensued at the National Assembly complex on Thursday, 20 November, it is believed ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 17, 2014

7 PDP lawmakers allegedly impeach Speaker of Ekiti House of Assembly

by Kolapo Olapoju   In an unprecedented development, seven members of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, backed by 200 ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 8, 2014

Court stops Adamawa bye-election, orders swearing-in of Ngilari

by Kolapo Olapoju The Adamawa state bye-election slated for Saturday, 11 October, has been stopped, following the order of a ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 29, 2014

Opinion: Enugu is now a chicken republic

by Nwobodo Chidiebere What started as a beer parlour gossip, has finally ridiculed Enugu State as the biggest joke of ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 28, 2014

And the new Deputy Governor of Enugu is… a pastor! [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju Following the impeachment of Sunday Onyebuchi on chicken-rearing charges, the Enugu State House of Assembly has confirmed ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 25, 2014

Second coming! Murtala Nyako says he’ll be back as Adamawa governor

by Kolapo Olapoju Former Adamawa Governor, Admiral Murtala Nyako (rtd) says he’s confident of returning to his post because the ...

SolaAugust 21, 2014

Impeachment: Enugu deputy governor explains why he blacked out at a hearing

by S’ola Filani About a week after he slumped while defending himself before the panel investigating allegations of gross misconduct ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2014

Adamawa gubernatorial election: Gen. Buba Marwa throws his hat in the ring [DETAILS]

by Azubuike Azikiwe   Over the weekend, Gen. Buba Marwa (retd) joined the Adamawa state gubernatorial race by picking the ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 12, 2014

Tochukwu Ezukanma: Why Goodluck Jonathan should be impeached right away

by Tochukwu Ezukanma More than any other elected official in Nigeria, it is Goodluck Jonathan that deserves to be impeached. ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 5, 2014

Nasarawa Governor, Tanko Al-Makura cleared by Impeachment panel

by Kolapo Olapoju   Gov. Umaru Al-Makura has been cleared by the panel set up to investigate the 16 allegations ...

SolaJuly 28, 2014

“If he goes, he goes”… Nasarawa PDP gives lawmakers backing to boot out governor

by Mayowa Aboah   The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Nasarawa State has given the State House of Assembly (NSHA) ...

oluwatobisoyomboJuly 27, 2014

No bad blood: Maigari says he “wishes Nigeria football well”

by ‘Ifreke Inyang Alhaji Aminu Maigari, who was this week impeached as the president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), ...

writerJuly 22, 2014

Power pass power: Guess who Nasarawa Governor, Al-Makura met yesterday…

by Kolapo Olapoju He seems to be calming down. Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has held a meeting at ...

July 22, 2014

‘Deji Olunlade: What you should know about impeachment in Nigeria (Y! Legal)

by Deji Olunlade This, respectfully, robes the House of Assembly powerfully in determining what constitutes gross misconduct. Therefore, any form ...

writerJuly 21, 2014

“We have started this” | Nasarawa lawmakers tell us when they will impeach Al-Makura

by Kolapo Olapoju Nasarawa State lawmakers have insisted that there is no plan to relent on their effort to impeach ...

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