Breaking: OGUN ASSEMBLY SACKS OBAS, COUNCIL CHAIRMEN.

Dapo Abiodun.

By Ademola Ademola.

Ogun State House of Assembly has passed a resolution suspending all traditional rulers appointed and promoted from February, 2019 till date.

The House also Suspended all Local council and LCDA political officers.

At a plenary sitting, the Deputy speaker of the House Prince Olakunle Oluomo moved the motion for the sacking, seconded by Mrs Yetunde Adejanbi-Sogbein and supported by the whole house.

In a remark, the speaker of the House, Prince Suraj Adekunbi explained that the sack of the council officils was to give room for investigation on allegations leveled against them on gross misconduct and misappropriation of public fund.

He thereafter ordered the LG and LCDA Chairmen to hand over the affairs of the councils to most senior officers.

Subsequently the council officials have been directed to appear before the assembly on the 7th of June, 2019.