Niger lawmakers drop impeachment plot after pocketing N17m each


The impeachment plot against the Niger State Governor, Aliyu Babangida, may have been stalled as the members of the state House of Assembly pushing for the governor’s removal have been paid N17m each.
Sources in Minna, the state capital said that the lawmakers after receiving the N17m each were also promised by the state government that their other demands would soon be met.
Consequently, the lawmakers have decided to stop the impeachment move against the governor.
Though the Speaker, state House of Assembly, Isah Kawu, refused to comment on the issue when our correspondent sought his reaction to the development, sources at the …Read More

Source:: New Mail