Bayelsa - There are indications that the lawmakers in Bayelsa State House of Assembly are bent on impeaching the state governor, Seriake Dickson, Punch reports.
It was learnt that the First Lady, Patience Jonathan had finalised plans to move against the Governor through impeachment process.
The First Lady’s loyalists were said to be capitalising on using thugs to cause mayhem in the state as well as using some aggrieved members of the state House of Assembly that were allegedly denied return tickets to the House to impeach Dickson.
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But a socio-cultural organisation, Niger Delta Solidarity Forum, has accused the First Lady and her godson and presidential aide, Waripomowei Dudufa, of planning to destabilise the peace and the prevailing stable political atmosphere existing in the state using about 1 000 political thugs.
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- News 24