Imo State Lawmakers Suspends All LGA Chairmen

The Imo State members on Thursday, 9th May 2019 suspended all 27 elected Chairmen of the the state.

The motion for the immediate suspension of the Chairmen was moved by Chika Madumere (member representing Nkwerre Constituency), and was unanimously supported by all the lawmakers at the plenary.

Our correspondent reports that Madumere accused the Chairmen of failing to appear before the legislature to give explanation on how they have been running their LGAs financially.

According to him, the suspended Chairmen undermined the legislature by failing to properly honour invitations sent to them on several occasions.