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Fayose's loyalists barricade Ekiti Assembly entrances

07 April 2015, 14:15

Ekiti - The roads leading to the Ekiti House of Assembly were barricaded by top members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Punch reports.

The PDP members were said to have blocked the roads following rumours that 19 All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmakers were planning to hold a sitting to impeach Governor Ayodele Fayose.

Also read:You must first impeach God before sacking me - Fayose

Those who barricaded the roads included the Deputy Governor, Dr. Kolapo Olusola; a former Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Hon. Tunji Odeyemi; the Special Assistant to Governor Ayo Fayose on Information, Lanre Ogunsuyi; and the Special Assistant to the Governor on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka.

The APC lawmakers, who had since November 17 stayed away from the House proceedings, had served Fayose with an impeachment notice citing impunity, brigandage, stalking and other constitutional breaches as reasons for the impeachment notice.

Read more at Punch

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