Just in: Adamawa deputy speaker, majority leader sacked

Just in: Adamawa deputy speaker, majority leader sacked

The speaker Adamawa House of Assembly, Alhaji Kabiru Mijinyawa said the deputy speaker and majority leader have all been sacked.

Mijinyawa in a telephone interview told the News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) on Saturday in Yola said that the deputy majority leader of the House was equally removed.

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”The Deputy Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Mr. Emmanuel Tsamdu, the majority leader ,Mr Hassan Barguma and the deputy majority leader, Mr Abubakar Isa, all APC, were impeached ” Mijinyawa said.

He said that the house elected Mr. Lunsumbani Dili , APC , from Demsa local government area as its new Deputy Speaker.

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Muhammad Hayatu is now the majority leader, while Muhammadu Sani-Shehu is the deputy leader.

The Speaker, however, did not give the reason behind the impeachment.

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that Adamawa Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) declared that it arrested 120 suspected kidnappers, fraudsters, bandits, rapists and vandals in Adamawa between January and December.

The commandant of the corps, Aliyu Ndanusa, made this known in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday, December 24, in Yola.

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