Northern Senators have removed its chairman over allegations of corruption. Senator Abdullahi Adamu is being accused of mismanaging funds to the tune of N70million.
Briefing journalists after reaching a decision on the lawmaker, Senator Shehu Sani from Kaduna State said the money meant for Northern Senators was mismanaged by Sen. Adamu hence, the decision to remove him by the regional group of senators.
Meanwhile, the senators replaced Senator Aliyu Wamakko as the new Chairman of the Northern Senators Forum. He replaces Sen. Abdullahi Adamu immediately.
Adamu, 72 was Nasarawa State Governor from 1999 to 2007 and is one of the political bigwigs from the North in the eighth(8th) National Assembly.