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AKWA IBOM STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY SUSPENDS TWO COUNCIL CHAIRMEN

AKWA IBOM STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY SUSPENDS TWO COUNCIL CHAIRMEN

The state House of Assembly has suspended indefinitely the Chairmen of Uyo and Nsit Atai Local Government areas for alleged gross misconduct and administrative inefficiency.

The chairman of Uyo L.G.A Imoh Okon and his Nsit Atai counterpart, Emem Ibanga were suspended after the House considered a report by the chairman of its committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Public Petitions.

The Speaker, Aniekan Bassey, explained that the Assembly based its resolution on the provisions of the law.

The House has mandated the Vice Chairmen of the two local government areas, Idorenyin Effiong Inyang, and Ukai Udeme Emmanuel to immediately step in.