Plateau State Lawmakers Impeached Speaker, Installed New Soon Afterwards

The Plateau State House of Assembly, in the early hours of Thursday, October 28, has impeached its Speaker, Abok Nuhu Ayuba.


Ayuba was unanimously eased out of his position, by eight members of the legislative arm of the government, which comprises of the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC).


During the impeachment proceedings, members of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP), were reportedly prevented from entering the Assembly complex.


Another member of the House, representing Pengana Constituency, Yakubu Sanda, has been chosen as the new Speaker of the Plateau State House of Assembly soon after the impeachment of the former.

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