Bayelsa Assembly Reverses Impeachment Of Former Speaker Tonye Isenah




The Bayelsa State House of Assembly has topsy-turvy a impeachment of a former Speaker, Tonye Isenah.

The house, however, supposed a abdication minute from a suspended speaker, who was private in argumentative resources on Sep 30, following an inner predicament rocking a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) forward of a Nov 6 governorship poll.

Voice of Nigeria reports that a ”new bargain was reached after Governor Seriake Dickson intervened and resolved a crisis”.

Isenah was pronounced to have strictly tendered a abdication letter, backdated Sep 30, 2019, a day he was impeached following his refusal to honour a gentleman’s agreement he reached with his celebration leaders to relinquish his position.

In a minute addressed to a Speaker, Monday Obolo, Isenah voiced his appreciation to a state government, his associate lawmakers and a open for a support they accorded him while in bureau observant ”the abdication became required for assent to reign.”

Drawing from Order 1 subsection 2 of a House Standing Orders, lenient a House to umpire a procedures by motions, a Deputy Majority Leader, Mr. Bernard Kenebai changed a suit for a acceptance and adoption of a minute as a operative request of a House.

The suit was seconded by a member representing Ogbia Constituency 1, Mr. Mitema Obordor.

Speaking shortly after a adoption of a letter, Obolo, thanked his colleagues, generally Isenah for their understanding, observant ”it demonstrated a supremacy of a state’s interest.”

He said, “We have once again demonstrated that we can subordinate a personal seductiveness to a seductiveness of a State and that we mount joined as a House in annoy of teenager distinct differences.”

Explaining serve after plenary, he pronounced a adoption and acceptance of a abdication minute transposed a impeachment move opposite a former speaker.

Writing on a development, Isenah said, “Appreciation to all those who stood by me by this period.

“Special interjection to my estimable constituents, friends, and well-wishers for a uncover of adore and support. When we accumulate my memoirs and request my story, a whole lot will be revealed. Life itself is a struggle.”