The All Progressives Congress
(APC) has set up a probe panel to
investigate the Kogi state
Governor, Yahaya Bello for anti-
The party has accused the Governor of
appointing card carrying members of the
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to his
An 11 man probe committee led by Senator
Dino Melaye was also set up, after a meeting
of Kogi state APC leaders in the National
Punch reports that the APC leaders said “Out
of the 15 Commissioners he (Bello) appointed,
PDP has 13 card-carrying members while APC
has two. Out of the 105 members of the
Caretaker Committee members for the 21
Local Government Councils, PDP has 72 while
APC has 33.
“Out of the 28 people he appointed as Special
Advisers and Senior Special Assistants, PDP
has 24, APC has one, APGA has one, Labour
has one, Accord has one.”
The party leaders also threatened to carry out
disciplinary measures, if the Governor does
not respond to the probe committee.
Governor Bello has also been accused of
snubbing the APC leaders in the state.
The House of Representatives on Tuesday,
June 7, 2016 summoned Yahaya Bello » to
appear before it over allegations that he
refused to adhere to resolutions of the
National Assembly and a Federal High Court
sitting in Abuja.
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