The Ogun state Home of Meeting has suspended the previous deputy speaker, Dare Kadiri, believed to have initiated the continuing trial of the speaker, Olakunle Oluomo, by the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC).
Oluomo was arrested and detained final Tuesday by the anti-graft company over alleged cash laundering.
He was, nevertheless, granted bail by a Federal Excessive Court docket in Lagos.
Oluomo’s ordeal started after the impeachment of the deputy speaker over alleged misconduct. Kadiri alleged that Oluomo engineered his impeachment.
After Kadiri’s impeachment, the EFCC got here knocking on Oluomo’s door. Nevertheless, the meeting management, in a go well with in opposition to the EFCC, accused Kadiri of giving data to the EFCC, and “smearing the picture of the meeting.”
Barely every week after Oluomo’s return from EFCC detention, the previous deputy speaker has been suspended from the meeting, “till additional discover.”
Kadiri, who represents Ijebu North II state constituency was suspended alongside Solomon Osho from the Remo North constituency.
The speaker, throughout plenary Tuesday stated the duo had been suspended following the adoption of a decision, and according to the provisions of Part 14 and 15 of the Legislative Homes (Powers and Privileges) Act, 2017.