Attempt to halt impeachment, signifies guilt, group tells Ondo deputy gov


By Dayo Johnson, Akure

The Ondo Professionals For Good Governance Initiatives (OPGGI) has said that any attempt by the embattled deputy governor, Hon Lucky Aiyedatiwa, to approach the court and half his impeachment signifies guilt.

Recall that the state House of Assembly has commenced the process of impeaching the deputy governor over alleged gross misconduct.

The group warned him not to petition the law court to half the impeachment process.

A statement issued and signed by its chairman, Pastor Adeyemi Kayode, in Akure, asked the deputy governor to allow the democratic processes to run their course, noting that the lawmakers’ actions are under public scrutiny.

Kayode said that “We have credible information that the Deputy Governor is seeking legal intervention to halt his impeachment process. As vigilant observers, we urge the Deputy Governor to refrain from such an action.

“Although we suspect that his impeachment may be controversial, we are equally interested…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper