By Osagie Otabor, Akure
The continued transfer to question Deputy Governor of Ondo State, Hon Agboola Ajayi, has been stalled following refusal of the Chief Decide of the State, Justice Olaranwaju Akeredolu, to arrange a seven-man investigative panel.
Speaker Bamidele Oleyelogun had written to the Chief Decide that impeachment discover has been served on Hon Ajayi.
A complete of 14 lawmakers signed an impeachment discover towards Ajayi.
Speaker Oleyelogun knowledgeable Justice Akeredolu that establishing of the panel was according to part 188 (5) of the 1999 Structure as amended.
A letter to the CJ and signed by the Speaker reads: “By the Decision of the Home in the present day pursuant to Part 188 (3) and (4) of the 1999 Structure as amended it was resolved that the allegations be investigated forthwith.
“It’s according to the above that request that you just arrange the 7-man panel to conduct the investigation as resolved by the Honourable Home and the Panel, shall quickly as doable, report again to the Home.”
However the Justice Akeredolu, in a letter dated July 9 and addressed to the Speaker, stated the lawmakers haven’t accomplished the constitutional course of that will lead the Speaker to ask her to arrange an investigative panel as stipulated by the Structure.
Akeredolu stated she additionally acquired a letter from Kayode Olatoke SAN that the matter of the impeachment of Ajayi was subjudice.