A lawmaker from Rivers State, Hon. Kingsley Chinda has downplayed calls by Hon. Ado Doguwa to sanction him for calling for the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Naija Data recollects that Hon Chinda had on December 6, 2020, urged the Nationwide Assembly to start impeachment strikes inside the course of the President over rising circumstances of insecurity all via the nation, significantly contained within the North, and monetary instability.
Dwelling Majority Chief, Hon. Ado Doguwa, nonetheless, threatened to sanction the opposition chief over requires Buhari’s impeachment.
He claimed that Chinda was performing in a non-public efficiency as his calls do not symbolize the views of the Dwelling, his constituency, or his social gathering.
The Peoples Democratic Social gathering, PDP shortly intervened and warned inside the course of the swap by the Dwelling of Representatives to punish its members over the choice for Buhari’s impeachment.
The Nigeria essential opposition social gathering contained within the assertion made accessible to newsmen in Abuja on Monday, December 21 by means of its Nationwide Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, well-known that the value of misconduct made inside the course of the president by its member is reliable and patriotic.
Reacting to Ado-Doguwa in an interview with PUNCH, Chinda acknowledged dared the consequence of the impeachment calls. “I’m ready,” he acknowledged.
When requested if he felt the sanction would possibly very properly be truthful to him, Chinda acknowledged, “It is best to ask if will most definitely be truthful to Nigerians. I converse for Nigerians. They need to ask Nigerians to cease the selection for eradicating of President.”
Responding to a question on having the backing of the PDP, the opposition chief acknowledged, “I’ve the backing of majority of Nigerians.”