Lawmakers Commence Impeachment Proceedings
Against Nassarawa State Governor
Nassarawa State House of Assembly members have
commenced impeachment proceedings against the
governor of the state, Umaru Al-Makura.
At its plenary session this morning, the Speaker of the
House, Ahmed Mohammed, directed its clerk, Ego
Maikeffi to issue a 16-count charge impeachment
notice, signed by 20 of the 24 lawmakers, to the
governor for alleged gross misconduct, extra-
budgetary expenses and misappropriation of funds.
Nasarawa has 20 PDP, lawmakers and four APC,
lawmakers. The governor is a member of the APC.