- Earl Osaro Onaiwu is to help co-ordinate relationship between the office of the Senate president and the various state governments across the country
- Adams Oshiomhole says that Bukola Saraki will be impeached by APC lawmakers in the Senate
The Senate president, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has appointed 59-year-old Earl Osaro Onaiwu as liaison officer to the Senate president on state matters.
Spokesperson of the Senate leader, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in a statement on Wednesday, August 15, said Onaiwu, an experienced politician and public administrator will help to co-ordinate relationship between the office of the Senate president and the various state governments across the country.
The appointment comes as the All Progressives Congress (APC) continue to mount pressure on Saraki to resign from his position.
The national chairman of the APC, Adams Oshiomhole, has said that the Senate president would be legally impeached.
Oshiomhole said the ruling party has resolved to explore every legal means to ensure the impeachment of Bukola Saraki.
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Speaking at the meeting with lawmakers of the National Assembly, the national chairman of the ruling party said Saraki would be impeached and replaced with a loyal party member.
Punch reports that Oshiomhole also promised legislators loyal to the party that the APC under his leadership would reward loyalty.
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