Nasarawa Lawmakers Devise Fresh Plot To Impeach Governor Al-Makura By Rabiu Omaku, Lafia
The hell bent members of the Nasarawa state House of Assembly has diverse fresh plot to impeachment the embattled Governor of the state,Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura by petitioning the state chief Judge, Justice over professional misconduct, The C.J who was on long vacation according to insider from the Assembly reveal that an acting chief Judge will be appointed to that effect and new investigative panel will be constituted.
The PDP chieftain said that that was done, The House will now take the second step of the impeachment plot which will usher in new chief Judge and an acting Governor of the state,”Is not about how soon but how well will this happen,He said,The 20 PDP members also today suspend a pro-Governor Al-Makura lawmaker for six month.
Hon.Tanko Tunga was accused of misconduct; this position was made known by the majority of the Peoples Democratic Party members who had their first sitting after a long recess.
The estranged lawmakers who were conspicuously out of the town over life threat since the emergence of the impeachment saga on 14/07/2014 resolved that the blundering member elected under the auspices of the All Progressives Congress, Honorable Tanko Tunga breach the country’s constitution by endeavouring to dray away the Assembly mace.
The wounded PDP members it could be reminded on the hit of the impeachment plot were engaged on a debacle with the APC lawmaker who attempted to cart way with the mace, The move was a renewed effort to certify that the miscarried impeachment plot of Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura was revisited, Honorable Tunga was suspended for six without any benefit.
The ninth impeachment plot which failed abysmally before the investigative panel set up by the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Suleiman Dikko was not only in favor of the embattled Governor but clear the chief executive of the state of indulging on financial aggrandizement, The position of the panel which was not recognized by the lawmakers was resisted by the PDP members.
The dice is now cast as the members on assumption after the last recess bringing an end to the last session of the current legislative duty of the Assembly petitioned the chief Judge of the state, Justice Suleiman Dikko for breaching the constitution of the state.
The lawmakers dare the composition of the seven man panel by the chief Judge through the instruction of the state House of Assembly, The members challenge the appointment of Mohammed Sabo Keana, ex-Nasarawa state SSG during the last dispensation who they fingered as a card carrying member of the PDP in his Amiri ward in keana Local Government of the state.
The members also taunt the state chief Judge for appointment Revered Joel Galadima who was a member of the Nasarawa State Christian Pilgrim Welfare Board which was contrary to the provision of the nation’s constitution section 18 subsection 5,6,The members are accusing the chief Judge of romancing with the state Governor.
The Chief Judge who was on a vacation may not have it likely as the 20 PDP members are battle ready to sacked the chief Judge as well appoint a likely person that will dance to their tune, The appointment of a new acting chief Judge will be a soft landing for the members who are hell bent to impeach the Governor.
It was reliably gathered that the members who relocated to the nation’s capital for barely one month has make all necessary ground to sacked the state Governor, universalreporters feelers gathered that the 20 members has since submitted a petition to the national Judicial Council over professional breaches bringing the numbers of petitions before the NJC to two,An impeccable maintain that the C.J may not scale through this second petition.
The members according to an insider who pleaded anonymity said the main issues has been done, all what they are doing in the hallow chamber was just a formalities to fulfill all righteousness of legislative matters, “The man is going whether he like it or not, we thrived in tackling the ogas in the national secretariat”.
Competent sources revealed that the national chairman of the PDP, Adamu Muazu and the secretary to the Government of the federation, Pius Anyim was also involved in sharp practices by collecting colossal amount of money from the Governor of Nasarawa state to shield him from the lingering impeachment saga that has since cripple both Government and business activities in the state.
Universalreporters can authoritatively confided that the embattled Governor may likely escape by the hairsbreadth that is only if he flit to the PDP, only time shall tell.