Kano State Assembly Confirms The Appointment Of New Deputy Governor
Today, the Kano State House of Assembly officially confirmed the appointment of Dr Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna as the new deputy governor of the state.
The Governor of the state, Umar Ganduje had on Monday officially forwarded the name of the deputy governor nominee to the legislative chamber for screening. Gawuna, until his recent appointment, was the Commissioner for Agriculture in the state.
It will be recalled that former Kano deputy governor, Professor Hafiz Abubakar, resigned in August 2018 due to some undisclosed reasons.
Kano State Governor Begs FG To Relax Lockdown
The Governor of Kano state Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, has begged for an urgent ease of the 14-day total lockdown the federal government imposed on the state.It will be recalled that there has been a reported "Mass death" in the state a situation that necessitated President Muhammadu Buhari to order a 14 days total lockdown in the state which took effect on Monday.meanwhile, the governor said it is important to relax the lockdown for a while in order to ease the ha...
Ondo Chief Judge Rejects House Of Assembly Request To Set Up Deputy Governor's Impeachment Panel
Justice Oluwatoyin Akeredolu, the Chief Judge of Ondo State has rejected a request letter to set up a probe panel from the state's House of Assembly against the deputy governor, Agboola Ajayi, over allegations of gross misconduct and misappropriation of power.Speaker of the Ondo Assembly, Bamidele Oleyelogun, had on Thursday written to the Chief Judge to set up a seven-man panel to investigate Ajayi with the aim to impeach him from office.However, in a documents sig...
Ondo Assembly Suspends Deputy Speaker And 1 Lawmaker
As the battle to impeach the Ondo state deputy governor goes tough, the Deputy Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Iroju Ogundeji has been suspended.Ogundeji was suspended alongside another member of the House, Hon. Adewale Williams.The two lawmakers were suspended by the leadership of the House on Wednesday during plenary for unruly behaviour.It will be noted that the affected lawmakers were among the nine lawmakers who did not sign the impeachment notice...
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