The House of Representatives yesterday cleared and exonerated three of its members of allegations of sexual misconduct levelled against them by the former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. James Entwistle.
Entwistle, in June 2016, wrote a letter to Speaker Yakubu Dogara accusing Hon. Mark Gbillah (Benue, APC), Hon. Samuel Ikon (Akwa Ibom, PDP) and Hon. Mohammed Garba Gololo (Bauchi, APC) of soliciting for sex while on a trip to Ohio in April 2016. The lawmakers were part of a group of 10 lawmakers sponsored by the U.S. government on its International Visitors Leadership Programme. Read more