Ngilari’s resignation letter which was read at the plenary by the speaker of the Assembly, Umaru Fintiri, is expected to put pressure on Governor Nyako to do the same. Ngilari’s resignation has however been approved by the lawmakers.
The House is expected to deliberate over the report of the seven-man investigative panel, probing allegations of financial impropriety against Nyako and Ngilari.
The Assembly is heavily fortified by security operatives who have denied people access to proceedings.
More to follow…