Chief Judge of Zamfara State inaugurates seven-member panel to investigate allegations against Deputy Governor of state
Written by News Room on February 15, 2022
The Chief Judge of Zamfara State, Justice Kulu Aliyu, has inaugurated a seven-member panel to investigate the allegations against the Deputy Governor of the state, Mahdi Gusau, by the State House of Assembly.
Justice Aliyu constituted the committee on Monday at the request of the lawmakers following the impeachment proceedings against the deputy governor by the Assembly.
She, however, did not give a timeframe to the panel within which they were expected to complete the assignment and submit their report after the inauguration.
According to reports, the assignment of the panel includes investigating the allegations of gross misconduct, financial fraud, abuse of office, and breach of the constitution against the deputy governor.
Ameen J. Kantyok