For daring to defect from the ruling PDP in Oyo State, Deputy Governor Rauf Aderemi Olaniyan has been impeached.
Olaniyan was sacked by the People’s Democratic Party-dominated State House of Assembly on Monday.
Persecondnews reports that the deputy governor, who defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) two months ago, was removed from office about 11:30 am by the lawmakers.
The lawmakers had at their plenary on Monday announced that they impeached the deputy governor following the adoption of recommendations of the seven-man panel set up to investigate him for abuse of office.
The panel’s report was read by the Majority Leader of the House, Mr Sanjo Adedoyin (Ogbomoso state constituency).