The Abia State House of Assembly has confirmed that there are no plans to impeach Governor Okezie Ikpeazu from his position. After a meeting with the Governor at the Governor’s Lodge in Aba, the members of the House of Assembly, led by the Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Uchendu, addressed the press and dismissed the rumors circulating on social media. “We Are Not Planning To Impeach Ikpeazu” – Abia State House of Assembly, keep reading.
After meeting with Governor Ikpeazu at the Governor’s Lodge in Aba, the members of the House of Assembly, led by the Deputy Speaker, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Uchendu, held a press briefing to address the matter. The Majority Leader, Hon. Solomon Akpulonu, and the Minority Leader, Hon. Chukwu Chijioke, were also present and echoed the Deputy Speaker’s sentiments.
The members of the House of Assembly expressed their satisfaction with the Governor’s performance and emphasized their unwavering support for him. They described the rumors as baseless and unfounded, stating that the House has not even reconvened after the election recess, and wondered why such rumors should be receiving any attention. “We Are Not Planning To Impeach Ikpeazu” – Abia State House of Assembly, keep reading.
The Minority Leader, Hon. Chukwu Chijioke, was quick to point out that there is no way an impeachment can be carried out without his knowledge as the Minority Leader. He assured the public that he would be aware of any such plans and would act accordingly.
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Finally, the members urged the people of Abia State to disregard the rumors and assured them that they would continue to support Governor Ikpeazu to successfully complete his tenure. The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Sir Onyebuchi Ememanka, released a statement on behalf of the Governor’s office, confirming the House’s decision and thanking the members for their continued support.