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Tinubu Attends Peace Meeting With Ambode, Says ‘No Issue Of Impeachment’

Tinubu Attends Peace Meeting With Ambode, Says 'No Issue Of Impeachment'

Following the impeachment process, the lawmakers in the house of Assembly has embarked on ,the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu has said everything is resolved now, there is no longer a question of impeaching Akinwunmi Ambode, Governor of Lagos State.


Also. some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) had also threatened to shut down the House of Assembly if the lawmakers follow through on the impeachment process.

However, speaking after a peace meeting brokered by the APC leadership in the state to end the rift between the Governor and lawmakers, which was held at Lagos House, Marina, on Sunday, Tinubu said it was gratifying to note that the conflict between the Governor and the lawmakers had been amicably settled.

Tinubu, who spoke on behalf of all APC leaders in the state, said the executive and the legislative arms of government in the state had resolved to work together in the interest of the state.

“We held a meeting on behalf of Lagos, the entire Lagosians, our party  APC leadership. In the last one week, there has been noise about the conflict between the executive and the State Assembly. It is of great concern to all of us and particularly what Lagos represents across the country,” he said.

“We have been able to look into the source of various conflicts, which is not uncommon in politics; what is the genesis of those problems? We are one big family and as a big family, you will have some rumples; you will have some disagreement. As leaders of the party, we have looked into that; we have looked into areas where we have to compromise, discuss and build the institutions, encourage the institutions to really do what is right.