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22 Bauchi lawmakers threaten Speaker, others with impeachment

22 members of the Bauchi State House of Assembly on Friday passed a vote of no confidence on the principal officers of the House for ineptitude.

The 22 lawmakers led by the Deputy Majority Leader, Baballe Abubakar Dambam representing Dambam/Dagauda/Jalam Constituency declared that the leadership of the House has failed in its responsibility to the members.

Solacebase reports that Bauchi State Assembly has 31 members.

The aggrieved members therefore called on the leadership to choose the honorable path of voluntary resignation from office or be impeached any moment from now.

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Addressing Journalists at the end of their meeting at the Assembly complex leader of the 22 members Dambam said , “After our meeting held today, Friday, 1st July 2022, 22 members of the Bauchi State House of Assembly resolved to pass vote of no confidence on the leadership of the House from today”.

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“We consider that as it is today, there is no leadership in the State House of Assembly, I am among the leaders but we feel that it is the right time and we must do it. We have therefore passed a vote of no confidence on all the leaders of the Bauchi State House of Assembly”.

He added, “We are calling on the leaders of the Bauchi State House of Assembly to honorably tender their resignation letters to the Clerk of the Assembly. That will allow the Honorable House the opportunity to elect its leaders in order to forge ahead.’’

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