Impeachment: Ondo Chief Judge faults, rejects House of Assembly letter


The Chief Judge of Ondo State, Justice Oluwatoyin Akeredolu has faulted a letter written by the House of Assembly for the setting up of the seven-man panel to probe the State Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi over the impeachable offenses leveled against him.

The Chief Judge hinged her decision on the need for the lawmakers to have the required figure as stipulated by the 1999 constitution for setting up, of such the probe panel has not been met.

READ ALSO: Ondo House of Assembly directs Chief Judge to set up panel to investigate Deputy Gov Ajayi

The Chief Judge also said the matter of impeachment was already a subject of litigation

14 out of the 26 members of the Assembly have signed the impeachment notice with nine members kicking against the impeachment plot.



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