Kaduna Speaker Denies Plans To Impeach El-Rufai
Speaker of Kaduna State House of Assembly, Yusuf Zailani, has denied reports that the House plans to impeach Governor Nasir el-Rufai.?
?In an announcement, yesterday, the spokesman for the Speaker, Ibrahim Danfulani, urged members of the public to neglect such information.?
He said the origin of the rumor would be thoroughly investigated and bring the perpetrators to book to serve as a deterrent to others.?
“Attention of the Speaker, Kaduna State House of Assembly, has been attracted to reports circulating on social media platforms of purported impeachment moves against Governor El-Rufai over corruption allegations.?
“This is simply the handiwork of opposition and enemies of progress of the relationship between the legislative arm of government and the executive to create crises between the two arms of government and deny the good people of Kaduna the dividends of democracy they get courtesy of the good working relationship between the executive and the legislature,” he stated.?
“Let it however be noted that the relationship between the legislature and Executive is receptive and it is expected not only to remain so but be improved upon, the statement explained.
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