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Update: Majority Faction Suspends 7 Rebellious Benue Assembly Members

The Majority of the Members of the Benue State House of Assembly members have just suspended the seven members that had a kangaroo sitting aided by the Nigerian police for the period of six Months. They include the following:

Adanyi Benjamin –

Terhemba Chabo

Benjamin Nungwa

Bem Mngutyo

Adams Okloho

James Okefe

Nick Eworo

The suspension motion was moved by the majority leader of the house Rt. Hon. Hon Avine Agbom and seconded by Hon. Ianna Jato.
Recalled that the former speaker of the assembly was impeached last week with the majority of 22 members who append their signatures to that effect.

Note also that a Makurdi High court presided by Hon. Justice Adam Onum, the Benue State Chief Judge issued an injunction restraining the impeached speaker Hon. Terkimbi Ikyange from parading himself as the speaker and to return all government property in his possession to the assembly.
The plenary is adjourned to 21st of August 2018

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