Kaduna Assembly Members Impeach Majority Leader, Haruna Inuwa
- Hon. Haruna Inuwa has been impeached by Kaduna state House of Assembly after a vote of no confidence
- According to the lawmakers, the leader was impeached due to issues about his handling of the legislative procedures
- Meanwhile, the House has revealed it would soon announce a new majority leader that will help in piloting its affairs
It seems the political season is gradually coming back. This is evidenced by the impeachment of Hon. Haruna Inuwa, the majority leader, by members of Kaduna state House of Assembly.
He was impeached on Wednesday, September 15, following a vote of no confidence passed on him.
The impeachment letter was signed by 17 members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the parliament., Punch Newspaper reports.
Hon. Tanimu Musa confirmed the development to Channels Television shortly after the plenary session.
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He said the leader was impeached due to issues about his handling of the legislative procedures. Musa, however, said that the House will soon announce a new majority leader.
Why APC lost in my polling unit, Gov. El-Rufai gives reasons
Also, Legit.ng reported that it is no longer news that Nasir El-Rufai lost his polling unit in the just concluded local government election in Kaduna state but the governor has refused to be blamed for the embarrassment.
According to him, the people did not vote against him. He said the vote was against the councillor and the performance of the chairman of the local council.
Going further, El-Rufai argued that the fact that his polling unit was won by the Peoples Democratic Party showed that democracy prevailed.
El-Rufai says equality should be encouraged among all students
In another report, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has urged the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board to stop giving preferential scores to students in northern Nigeria who sit for the exam.
According to the governor, students in the north should not be given lower cut-off marks but the same cut-off marks as their counterparts from other parts of the country for them to be competitive nationally and internationally.
“The north has always been behind in education, we’ve continuously been the disadvantaged region right from independence even though we’re given preferences, JAMB scores and all that. That has not helped, in fact, it has made our people lazy."