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'Egocentricism is responsible for impeachment plot'

11 August 2014, 18:35

Nasarawa - Governor Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State said that egocentricism is the main reason behind the plot by the Nasarawa House of Assembly to impeach him, Daily Post reports.

The governor, who was acquitted of allegations of misconduct and misappropriation levelled against him by the State House of Assembly, said the lawmakers were trying to use other questionable means to oust him from office since they could not do it through free and fair elections.

Also read: Nasarawa lawmakers petition EFCC over state governor

He stated that his appearance at the probe panel set up by the state's Chief Judge, Justice Umaru Dikko, despite faulting the legality of the impeachment process was only to strengthen the democratic system in the country.

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