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Abok Ayuba: EFCC petition that nailed impeached Plateau Speaker



Abok Nuhu Ayuba, Speaker of the Plateau State Home of Meeting, was impeached on Thursday.

Ayuba was changed with Sanda Yakubu of Pingana Constituency of Bassa Native Authorities Space.

Out of the 24 members of the Home, 16 voted for the impeachment at plenary.

In 2019, Ayuba, then a 33-year-old Regulation pupil of the College of Jos (UNIJOS), emerged as Plateau Speaker.

Throughout his removing, the legislature made reference to a petition earlier than the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC).

On Wednesday, the Youths Rights Towards Corruption (YRAC) introduced it demanded a probe of the lawmaker.

The petition signed by the Director, Abednego Musa, stated Ayuba engaged in abuse of workplace and monetary misappropriation


Ayuba was accused of utilizing fictitious firms as fronts for the provision of fifty vehicles of fertilizer and fleecing of N375million public funds.

“Buy of a bullet-proof automobile at a market worth of lower than N100million and the inflation of its value to N300million. Aside from being inflated by a whopping 200%, the acquisition of the car was executed in a questionable method opposite to procurement acts.

“Cost of humongous allowances of N150million as Fundamental Travelling Allowances (BTA) for members of the Meeting with neither prior dialogue with members nor official approval by the Home.

“Compromise of operational procedures, creation of an extra-legal hierarchy and privileging cronies on the expense of the system. That is by far the best calamity to befall the Lagos Home of Meeting to Plateau State Home of Meeting beneath Abok’s watch.

“Collected N500million laundered funds by means of a suspended Chairman of APC to recruit harmless Home members destabilise the State and make the state ungovernable by means of induced disaster,” it learn.

The petition stated it will quantity to a breach of public belief if the allegations towards the Plateau Speaker usually are not investigated.

Abok Ayuba, Plateau Meeting Speaker impeached

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