Breaking: Kogi Assembly Impeach Deputy Governor, Simon Achuba

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The Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Mr Simon Achuba, has been impeached.

Mr Achuba was impeached by members of the Kogi State House of Assembly on Friday in Lokoja, the state capital.

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The Majority Leader of the House disclosed this to reporters at the premises of the Assembly complex.

Achuba has had a running battle with the governor, Yahaya Bello.

He accused the governor, of not completing any project in the state since 2016.

Achuba has been at loggerheads with Bello who is said to have withheld his deputy’s allowances amounting to N800 million.

In an interview, Achuba said the governor never told him his offence. He, however, said Bello could be angry at him because of his insistence “that the right things be done.”

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